Financial Aid Resources

Financial Aid available for Law Students

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Education Network at AccessLex (EDNA) - is your place.  Whether you are looking to complete your MAX personal finance lessons, want advice on how to study more effectively, need guidance on the many facets of the bar exam, or maybe you're just starting out and have questions about choosing, applying and paying for law school.

Below are some web resources you may find helpful.

Apply for Aid, Learn About the Aid Process

  1. FAFSA
  2. Create your FSA ID (to file the FAFSA)
  3. Scholarship Databank at AccessLex
  4. Scholarship Search at FastWeb
  5. Federal Financial Aid History
  6. Social Security Administration

Loan Resources

  1. Accept and Apply for Direct Loans
  2. Direct Loan Consolidation
  3. Income Based Repayment
  4. Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  5. Equal Justice Works

Credit Issues, Consumer Banking, and Personal Finance

  1. Annual Credit Report
  2. Equifax - National Credit Agency
  3. Experian - National Credit Agency
  4. TransUnion - National Credit Agency
  5. Manage Your Money at

Tax Benefits

  1. Higher Education Federal Tax Benefits
  2. IRS Tax Benefits for Higher Education