Frequently Asked Questions
You do! You can go to college. Check out StepUp Utah for more info on what you can do now to prepare for college and to learn about tools that can help you decide what type of postsecondary education to pursue.
What's holding you back? Watch these interviews of students that faced common fears and hurdles that sometimes get in the way of going to college. These students overcame their challenges, and you can too!
Scholarships, grants, loans, summer jobs...You've got great options when it comes to finding ways to pay for college. These websites can help you navigate the financial aid process and hopefully find ways to help pay for school that you may not have even thought of.
Here is a great resource to help you in your search:
Check out these websites for tips and ideas on how you can prepare for college now:
- The 4 Steps to College
- First in the Family: Advice about College from First-Generation Students
- StepUp Utah: Preparing for College
- Federal Student Aid: Checklists for Academic and Financial Preparation -- Grades 7-8 9 10 11 12