FAFSA = Free Application for Federal Student Aid

EFC = Expected Family Contribution

SAR = Student Aid Report (it is generated from your FAFSA application)

Blind Application: when reviewing applications, committee members receive applications with no names. Their discussion and recommendations are unbiased when they don’t know who they are discussing.

Renewable: when a scholarship award is for more than one year it is renewable

Non-Renewable: a one-time award

Fifth Year: students who are enrolled in Early College go an extra year and earn their Associate’s Degree at the completion of their “5th year” of high school