VSAC offers ‘Paying for College’ workshops at local high schools Students; families learn more about available financial resources

Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) will offer free workshops at local high schools to help families plan how to pay for college and training after high school.
The presentations, which normally run 90 minutes to 2 hours, provide students and their parents with information on financial aid and other resources available to pay for college. Time is allotted for questions.
Among the topics covered are: types of financial aid; ways to apply; how family contribution is calculated; how financial aid is awarded; student and parent loans; how to compare college costs and alternative payment options. Dates and times at nearby workshops include:
Champlain Valley Union High School
Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 6:30pm
Rice Memorial High School
Thursday, Oct. 23 at 7pm
South Burlington High School
Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 6pm
The workshops are free and open to the public. Dates may change; be sure to double-check the calendar before heading out. Visit www.vsac.org for a complete list of workshops.