Action Step for 'Understanding Your Student Loans'

These sites will help you learn more about a specific college or university costs, expected family contribution, student aid programs, scholarships, and college loans, including repayment plans and calculators: NCES College Navigator,, finaid and the Department of Education.

How you manage student loan debt is one of the most important decisions of early adulthood. Use these questions to help you determine the real cost of college.

Understanding Your Student Loans