The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education's (ED's) central database for student aid. NSLDS receives data from schools, guaranty agencies, the Direct Loan program, and other Department of ED programs. NSLDS Student Access provides a centralized, integrated view of Title IV loans and grants so that recipients of Title IV Aid can access and inquire about their Title IV loans and/or grant data. The website is available at: www.nlds.gov.

WHAT IS NLDS?

WHEN DECIDING ON HOW TO PAY FOR COLLEGE IT’S IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND FINANCIAL AID

What is Fafsa?  Federal Application Federal Aid (FASFA) is the application that is required to apply for federal aid. The website can be found at: www.studentaid.ed.gov.
 How long is the process when applying for Financial Aid? You can find out the process time by going to the www.fafsa.gov.
Scholarships www.fastweb.com