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What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant Program

The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.


The Eastern Michigan University student center.

EMU OK’s $43.8M Student Aid For ’14-’15

Eastern Michigan University Tuesday announced plans to award more than $43.8 million in financial aid in 2014-15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2013

Financial Aid Makes College Affordable for You

If a family is unable to contribute the entire cost, financial aid is available to bridge the gap. Learn more about the three main types of financial aid.


The University of Michigan central campus.

UM Says Aid Will Cover Tuition Increase In ’12-’13 Budget

The University of Michigan Board of Regents Thursday approved a budget that will increase financial aid enough to cover the full rise in the cost of attendance for the typical Michigan resident student with financial need — and reduce the student’s loan burden.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2012

The Henry Ford Community College campus. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons, Photographer Dwight Burdette)

Henry Ford Community College Opening New Welcome Center April 23

HFCC says the new Welcome Center will be the site for enrollment services for students. Current and prospective students will be able to apply for financial aid, talk to an advisor, and register for classes through a streamlined process with help from knowledgeable staff dedicated to outstanding customer service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

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More Michigan Students Seek, Get Federal Aid

More Michigan residents are seeking and getting federal financial aid to help pay for the cost of higher education.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2012

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Students Bear The Cold For Chance To Hear President Obama Speak

Thousands of students wrapped in blankets have been waiting outside the Michigan Union since Wednesday night, hoping to get tickets to hear President Barack Obama’s speech at the Ann Arbor campus Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2012