July 13, 2007 :: Financial Aid Experts to Provide Online Advice for Students and Families
Interest in financial aid for college has never been higher, and experts are responding. Mapping Your Future will offer a live online chat session July 17 at 6 p.m. The event is interactive, allowing students and families to ask questions about careers, college, financial aid and money management — all from the privacy and convenience of a computer.
Anyone with Internet access can join in the chat event by visiting www.mapping-your-future.org. Simple instructions will guide visitors to the chat.
Mapping Your Future is a national collaborative public service project of the financial aid industry. It brings together the expertise of the industry to provide free college, career, financial aid and literacy services for schools, students and families.
The Mapping Your Future Web site is sponsored by the Oklahoma Guaranteed Student Loan Program (OGSLP) and other guaranty agencies that participate in the Federal Family Education Loan Program.
In Oklahoma, loans for higher education or post-secondary education made to students by private or public lending institutions are guaranteed by the federal government through OGSLP, a division of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.