MEFA Videos

MEFA Videos

Our videos are great college planning resources that provide information and guidance to help your family prepare for the future. Find videos by clicking on the categories listed below. This page includes all of our recorded webinars.

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Learn How to Use Labor Market Information to Investigate Your Future with MEFA Pathway
Learn how four new features in MEFA Pathway, MEFA’s free college and career planning portal, can show students how to use labor market information to help guide post-secondary planning.
90 Seconds with MEFA: ABLE to Work
ABLE Savings Plans are designed to help individuals with disabilities save for short and long-term disability expenses, and there are additional plan benefits to help account owners save even more. MEFA's Associate Director of College Planning Jonathan Hughes explains what you need to know about the ABLE to Work Act and the Saver’s Credit and how these can help boost your savings.
MEFA Institute: Learn How to Use Labor Market Information to Investigate Your Future with MEFA Pathway
In this webinar for school counselors and college access professionals, learn how four new features in MEFA Pathway, MEFA’s free college and career planning portal, can show students how to use labor market information to help guide post-secondary planning.
Athletics in College Admissions
This webinar, presented by Mike Janicki, Director of Guidance at Wareham Senior High School, will discuss athletics in college admissions. Topics include sports divisions, eligibility, the college search process, and issue to consider.
Get Started Saving in the U.Plan
Wondering how to start saving in the U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program? In this instructional video, we walk you through each step of the process, including creating an online account, choosing your maturity years, and setting up monthly contributions. Get started today!
Learn How to Connect Assessment Results to Career Options with MEFA Pathway
Learn how the interests and values inventories in MEFA Pathway, MEFA’s free college and career planning portal, can help students discover which careers may fit them best. In addition, find out how students can start a careers list based upon criteria specific to them.
College Financing with Simone Backstedt
This webinar, presented by Simone Backstedt, Associate Director of Financial Aid at Westfield State University, provide information and clarity on the entire college financial aid application process. Learn about financial aid applications and types of financial aid, the factors that determine your aid eligibility, how colleges determine the amount of aid to offer, and the details of financial aid offers.
The MEFA Institute: Learn How to Connect Assessment Results to Career Options with MEFA Pathway
In this webinar for school counselors and college access professionals, learn how the interests and values inventories in MEFA Pathway, MEFA’s free college and career planning portal, can help students discover which careers may fit them best. In addition, find out how students can start a careers list based upon criteria specific to them.
90 Seconds with MEFA: Early Action VS Early Decision
MEFA's Associate Director of College Planning Jonathan Hughes explains the similarities and differences between Early Action and Early Decision and provides some tips to help guide you through the early admission process.
90 Seconds with MEFA: Creating an FSA ID
MEFA's Associate Director of College Planning Jonathan Hughes explains how to create your FSA ID, who needs to create an FSA ID, and what your FSA ID will be used for even after college.