Saving and Paying for College

Saving and Paying for college

Part of each student's career planning, includes being able to afford college, whether that is a university, technical college, or an apprenticeship. The Greater Green Bay Chamber and our community partners find great value in providing financing college information for both students and parents. Therefore, each Fall and Spring, the Greater Green Bay Chamber partners with Wells Fargo to host a free, informational seminar series to assist students and parents in planning and preparing for college.


Financing College Part I - Preparing for Your Journey

Fall Workshop Topics:

  • Finding the School that's the Right Fit for you - Academically, Financially, Socially
  • Estimating your total college costs
  • Funding Options: Scholarships, FAFSA, Grants, Loans & other sources
  • Interpret your FAFSA award Letter
  • Calculate and determine sources to cover Gap Funding amount
  • College Orientation to Move In Tips and Tricks

Financing College Part II - Continuing the Journey 

Spring Workshop Topics:

  • Interpreting your financial aid award letters
  • Tips for college living and orientation
  • Utilizing other financial aid resources, like work-study and scholarships


The Next Workshop

Financing College Part II - Continuing The Journey

Monday, April 1, 2019  I  6 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Downtown Central Library

REGISTER HERE

OR

Monday, April 8, 2019 | 6 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Kress Family Library - De Pere

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Additional Resources:

FAFSA Workshops
Your Financial Aid Journey in Five Steps
Scholarship Information Pamphlet (local resources)
Chamber Scholarships

Contact the Greater Green Bay Chamber at 920-593-3400 or email apingel@greatgbc.org for more information.

Upcoming Workshop Publicity Materials:

April 1, 2019 Materials:

Event Flier - April 1 (English)
Event Flier - April 1 (Spanish)

Printable Event Info Card - April 1 (English)  - Coming Soon
Printable Event Info Card - April 1(Spanish) - Coming Soon

April 8, 2019 Materials:

Event Flier - April 8 (English)
Event Flier - April 8 (Spanish)

Printable Event Info Card - April 8 (English)  - Coming Soon
Printable Event Info Card - April 8 (Spanish) - Coming Soon

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