What You Need to Know About Online Colleges

Learn about online colleges and degree programs, what they offer, what advantages they provide, how they’re structured, and how they compare to a traditional college.  Read More

Earning College Credit in High School: A Success Story

The director of a dual enrollment program discusses how his program began, how it is sponsored, how students are accepted, what courses are covered, and how the transfer process works.  Read More

Want to win $3,000? Enter these scholarship contests

Scholarships include The Future of Banking Scholarship, Coupon Marathon Scholarship, ZipRecruiter Scholarship, John D. Unangst Memorial Scholarship, Courageous Persuaders Scholarship, and All About Education Scholarship.  Read More

What to Expect After You Save in the U.Plan

In November you’ll receive your U.Plan Annual Statement, which includes the amount you saved for each maturity year, and a Tuition Percentages Report, which reflects the percentage of tuition and mandatory fees that you locked in at each of the participating schools.  Read More

Internships, Externships, and Co-ops

Internships are an official program offered by an employer to students who work to gain experience related to their field. Externships can include job shadowing an individual within a field and are typically held for a very short time period. Co-ops allow students to alternate traditional semesters with working full time in their chosen field.  Read More

What You Need to Know About Merit-Based Financial Aid

Answers to merit-based aid questions include: What is it? Does every school award it? Will I receive it every year? How do I apply for it? What else should I know about it? Read More

Use MEFA Pathway to Easily Create a Resume

Students add sports, clubs, honors and awards, skills and strengths, employment, and community service to their Profile, check off the information they would like to include in a particular resume, add an objective statement, and and save as many resume versions as they would like.  Read More

MEFA News

MEFA Loan Rate Decreases Amid Rising Interest Rates

Contact: Lisa Rooney (617) 224-4838 lrooney@mefa.org BOSTON – The starting interest rate on the state’s college loan will decrease for the upcoming academic year in contrast to the increase in…

Family Webinar Series

Get to Know MEFA Pathway’s Student Features

November 28, 2018

12:00pm—1:00pm

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