April 5, 2007 :: Families to Get Free Advice About College During Live Chat Event
Students and families interested in learning more about college, careers, student financial aid and money management will have an opportunity to go online and ask questions during a live chat next week.
Mapping Your Future, a national collaborative public service project of the financial aid industry, will host the live chat at 6 p.m., April 10. An additional chat event on July 17 will cover the same topics.
Anyone with Internet access can join in the chat by visiting www.mapping-your-future.org. Simple instructions will guide them on how to join the chat.
Mapping Your Future 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.