College Information

 

Michigan Dept. of Education: College Information and Financial Awards & Aid
CollegeNET College Search
FastWeb search for detailed college profiles
Mapping Your Future.org: Parents Page
CollegeView: Finding the Right Fit -Your Teen and College informative article and also What Colleges Want read about what colleges look for in their applicants
KnowHow2Go  a guide for students to prepare for college created by the State of Michigan, and also for students, the Michigan College Access Portal, providing help in selecting a college and lots more
The Princeton Review: 2012 "Best 376 Colleges" Rankings
College Parents of America large list of scholarship resources
Panicked Parents Guide to College Admissions
Peterson's College Search: Find the Best Colleges and Universities for You

Financial Aid Information

How College Financial Aid Works  Sections on how to apply, how to qualify, and more.
SmartMoney.com: College Planning  Informative articles on 529 plans, financial aid packages, tax breaks, and saving strategies.
CollegeBoard.com Finding College Scholarships
Dept. of Education: FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
FinAid  Search for scholarships, obtain loan information, financial aid forms, and more.
Sallie Mae  Apply for a loan and manage it online. Also includes helpful information.
Petersen's College Search: Financial Aid Essentials: Costs, Aid Eligibility, and Forms  
CollegeNET: Scholarship Search  Search by keyword of a scholarship or those that match your personal profile.