Student Aid Tips for Unique Student Populations

Certain students face unique challenges when applying for financial aid. These tip sheets are designed to help unique student populations overcome these challenges to successfully navigate the financial aid process and access higher education. We encourage you to distribute these tip sheets to students and families.

Tips Unique  Wards of the court, foster youth, single parents and more
Updated January 2014 
 Tips Sheet Adult  Adult learners and nontraditional students
Updated December 2013 
 Tips Sheet Military  Current and former members of the military 
Updated December 2013 
Tips Sheet Undocumented  Undocumented students
Updated December 2013 

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Guidance for students who have been or are in prison or jail 

  Victims of natural disasters, war, or terrorism