Financial Aid

Earning a degree can be expensive, so it’s important to know how you can keep costs down. Our bloggers (especially our Admissions Counselors) might just have some tips to share.

MAP Grant Deadline: February 27

Posted by Brian

February 23, 2018

Congratulations, you’ve accepted your offer! Now what?

Posted by Zoe

February 14, 2018

Attend Admitted Transfer Day and Experience Illinois for Yourself!

Posted by Zoe

January 12, 2018

Your student has been admitted … now what?!

Posted by Brian

December 15, 2017

Tips for Decision Day

Posted by Zoe

December 8, 2017

When should you file your FAFSA?

Posted by Zoe

September 22, 2017

Tips for Starting Your College Search

Posted by Kaci

August 15, 2017

Need help paying for college? Let’s talk!

Posted by Zoe

July 31, 2017

I’ve Accepted My Offer … Now What?

Posted by Casey

March 27, 2017

Choosing the Best Fit for You

Posted by Rachel

February 17, 2017

Room and Board and Tuition, Oh My!

Posted by Rachel

February 9, 2017

Financial Aid FAQ

Posted by Zoe

January 3, 2017

File your FAFSA ASAP!!!

Posted by Zoe

December 19, 2016

Congratulations, you’ve been admitted! Now what?

Posted by Zoe

December 16, 2016

Child of a Veteran? From Illinois? Read this!

Posted by Kaci

December 6, 2016

Prior-Prior: What It Means and How It Impacts You

Posted by Zoe

September 29, 2016

Do you need help paying for college? Click here!

Posted by Zoe

July 28, 2016

MAP Grant Funding Suspends March 9!

Posted by Liv

March 7, 2016

Fill Out Your FAFSA!

Posted by Veronica

January 26, 2016

How to: Make the most of Orange and Blue Days

Posted by Kyra

October 21, 2015