High School Students

Take charge of your independence. Start planning now.

Planning for Higher Education

Graduating from high school is a big deal. Make a plan for the future! And rest assured, it’s okay if things change.

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MEFA – Events

The Massachusetts Educational Financial Authority, or MEFA, holds seminars every month on college admissions and handling the costs of higher education. (MEFA)

Financing Your Future

Pursuing higher education could be the first financial decision that impacts the rest of your life. Don’t worry. You’ve got this.

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Future Ready Massachusetts

Learn more about a public campaign that promotes college and career readiness for students of the Commonwealth. (Future Ready Massachusetts)

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Info & Tools for Students

According to the Office of Student Financial Assistance, here are 5 simple steps to follow that will go a long way to help you pay for college. (Massachusetts Department of Higher Education)

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Net Price Calculator

Calculate the costs of college after removing scholarships and grants from the equation. (U.S. Department of Education)

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Salt

An initiative provided by the nonprofit American Student Student Assistance. Features Live Chat and community forums. (Salt)

Practicing Financial Leadership

Practice financial leadership habits early. When you’re earning a paycheck, these skills will take you far.

Office of Economic Empowerment Programs

other Commonwealth of Massachusetts programs