Finding a College, Getting Started, and Paying for It

CampusTours: take a virtual tour of potential colleges.

College Board: locate, register and prep for college board tests (SAT, subject tests, etc).

FAFSA: Department of Education's Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

MeritAid: a free comprehensive directory of merit scholarships and academic scholarships from colleges across the country.

Peterson's College Search: find the best colleges and universities for you.

Plan for College: for high school juniors, high school seniors and the college bound.

Scholarships: find free money for college.

Student Aid: the US Department of Education's official student gateway to federal financial aid.

Student Finance Calculators: figure out how much you need to borrow for the school year and what it will cost to pay back your student loan.

Unigo: college students and experts tell you what the colleges won't.