Actions and Detail Panel
Free College Financial Planning Workshop - Manhattan Beach II
Sat, March 25, 2017, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
Parents of high schoolers are invited to attend this FREE Exclusive College Admissions and Financial Planning Workshoptaking place on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Joslyn Community Center Sunrise Room at 1601 N Valley Dr, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.
This informative workshop helps parents better understand the overwhelming admissions and financial aid process. The workshop will highlight financial aid facts as well as college funding strategies and insights focused on enhancing students' admission and financial aid eligibility.
Topics covered include an overview of the FAFSA form and other useful information to help parents get ahead of the competition by learning how to qualify for need and merit-based financial aid, with the goal of paying for college with as little out of pocket costs as possible.
Additionally, you will learn a number of helpful tips that will help your family establish a solid foundation for successful college financial planning, including:
What financial assets are and are NOT taken into consideration when the U.S. Department of Education calculates your Estimated Family Contribution.
When you should file all the necessary financial aid forms to put your family in position to achieve the best financial aid award packages.
Where you and student should focus your valuable time and energy during the college application and scholarship search process.
Why certain tax accounting and financial planning strategies can actually negatively impact your financial aid award packages if you're not aware of the unique differences.
How elite private colleges can often end up costing as little as, or less than, state universities.
Registration for this free workshop is required due to limited seating capacity and materials.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
There is free street parking.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?