Massachusetts Education Financing AuthorityMEFA, the Commonwealth’s authority on planning, saving, and paying for college is a great resource for families. Be sure to visit MEFA’s website — www.mefa.org — for a wealth of information about financial aid. Free webinars and virtual events are available on their website regardless of where you are in the process!
FAFSA ProgramFAFSA Day events are updated yearly and registration will be live in September!FAFSA Day Massachusetts is a non-profit, volunteer driven program providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Additional Financial Aid Resources
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Welcome to the US Department of Education. FAFSA accounts can be opened July 1st the year that you are applying to schools.
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
PROFILE, the financial aid application service of the College Board, a national, not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. The PROFILE can be completed beginning October 1, 2022. More information about filling out the CSS Profile
Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA)
MEFA is a self-financing, not-for-profit state authority dedicated to keeping college education affordable to families. They also have information about careers and college searches as well as a loan cost calculator.
College Savings Calculator
Use this calculator to see how much money you'll need for college, whether you're on track to save enough, and what you need to do to reach your goal.
Massachusetts Career Information System (MassCIS)
MassCIS is designed to provide occupational and educational information to help people make better-informed career and school choices. Career Information, College, Financial Aid and Career Exploration included.