JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois


This is the “How To” section for the college planning and financial aid process.  Find out how to help your students:

  • Plan for College;
  • Set Goals;
  • Compare Colleges and Options;
  • Apply to College;
  • Write Essays and Prepare for Admission Interviews;
  • Apply for Financial Aid; and
  • Search for Scholarships.

Step-by-step outlines and materials are also available within this section to assist you with planning and conducting financial aid presentations.