The College Search Process: College Fairs

Attending a college fair is a great opportunity for students and their families to gather information from a broad range of colleges. In short, it is a one-stop shop for… Read More

Popular questions on paying for college

As college acceptances roll in, it’s an exciting time for high school seniors and their families, but it’s also a season that raises a lot of questions, particularly those focused… Read More

Have you been placed on a waitlist?

You’ve waited and waited for your college admissions decision and now…(sigh!) you may need to wait some more if you’re one of thousands of students receiving news this spring that… Read More

How to pay for college

If you have a high school senior starting to receive college acceptances, congrats! The admissions process is a long road, and your family is nearing the end of it. But… Read More

Do you know the SAT?

The College Board rolled out a redesigned SAT last spring. How familiar are you with the new test? Marilyn Flores, an Education Advisor for MassEdCO at Burncoat High School, created… Read More

MEFA Providing Expert Guidance to College-Bound Seniors and Parents Analyzing Financial Aid Offers

Paying the College Bill Seminars Available Statewide and Online Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – College-bound high school seniors and their parents are facing critical… Read More

What to do if you don’t receive work-study

Receiving those college financial aid award letters can be a nerve-wracking time. You might be accepted to some of your top choices schools, but you need to be able to… Read More

MEFA in the News

MEFA Providing Expert Guidance to College-Bound Seniors and Parents Analyzing Financial Aid Offers

Paying the College Bill Seminars Available Statewide and Online Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – College-bound high school seniors and their parents are facing critical…