Paying for College

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 one of the most important steps – figuring out how to pay the college bill – still needs to be completed. If you're like most families, you'll use a variety of resources to cover college costs, so you need to assess your financial situation and start putting together your plan. Our presentation below can help. We lay out your options for paying the bill, and provide some key resources to help you make informed and wise decisions.

Navigating the presentation is easy — simply use the left and right arrows at the bottom of the slides to get through the content. If you'd like to see it big screen, use the 2-way diagonal arrows to view the presentation in full-screen mode, then navigate the presentation by using the arrows on your keyboard.

If you would like to receive guidance on your plan to pay the college bill, call us. We have experts ready to answer your questions and talk you through your options. You can reach us Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern Time at (800) 449-MEFA (6332).