High School Counselors

  • Affording College in Michigan Guidebook PDF icon

    This guidebook was designed to help high school and college students as they prepare for and complete their postsecondary education. It includes information such as how to prepare for college while in high school, saving and planning, and choosing a college.

  • Financial Aid Resources for Students, Parents, and Counselors These resources for students, parents, and counselors are provided by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), including PowerPoint presentations and links to other important information.
  • Financial Assistance for Foster Youth

    Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase awareness, access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth and alumni of foster care.

  • High School Counselor Workshop

    The 2016 High School Counselor Workshop provided counselors and college access professionals with information on student financial aid.  Highlighted this year were changes to the FAFSA, Federal and State aid programs, MiSSG Web portal for counselors and students, and best practices.  A series of Questions & Answers have been compiled by MI Student Aid for your reference.

  • Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA This online tutorial provides an easy to follow guide for completing each section of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).