Yes. Most college students receive financial aid. This is money that is given or lent to you to help pay for college costs. There are several forms of financial aid:
- Grants and scholarships: money you do not have to repay
- Loans: money you do have to repay
- Work-study: a program that allows you to work part-time to earn money for college expenses
Students often use a combination of financial aid options to pay their college expenses. Read Financial Aid Can Help You Afford College to learn more.