Paying for College

Federal Student Aid: A comprehensive resource about getting money for college that includes videos about the process.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid: Complete the FAFSA to get federal financial aid; apply your senior year of high school and every year you are in college.

FAFSA4Caster: Estimates how much money you might receive in federal aid.

GEAR UP Scholarship CalendarA variety of scholarships for college and summer experiences organized by deadline.

OSAC Scholarship ApplicationOne application for Oregon residents to be eligible for multiple scholarships and grants.

Fastweb: Search for thousands of college scholarships, as well as save your results online.

Oregon College Savings Plan: Start saving now for college. Visit your local bank or credit union for help setting up an account.

Individual Development Accounts: Matched savings accounts for low-income students – earn up to $3 for every $1 saved.

SAIL Scholarships

HS SAIL Scholarship 2017-18For SAIL high school seniors who plan to attend the U of O
Due: 23 March 2018
Fill out a short application, write a short essay, and provide proof of Free/ Reduced lunch status or other financial considerations. Send all materials to the SAIL office.

UO SAIL ScholarshipFor SAIL students currently attending the UO
Due: rolling application (accepted any time of year)
Fill out a short application, write a short cover letter, and provide proof of your financial aid award package (usually from Duckweb).