Financial Aid Q&A

This is a weekly column will address Financial Aid questions. If you have a question you’d like answered, please email your question to with the subject line of “SLATE QUESTION”. If your question is chosen, it will be featured in that week’s publication. Please note that all questions will be answered, but only some will appear in the paper.

Tax breaks for education

Here is another way to lower the cost of education!!! Take advantage of the tax breaks for being a student and receiving financial aid offered by the federal government on your 2011 tax return!! Please follow the link . You will then click on “NEW!

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Summer aids

Q: How do I utilize aid for summer? A: By March 26, there will be a form located at under “forms and links” called “SUMMER LOAN APPLICATION.” Please print this form and return it to the Financial Aid Office.

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