Ascent Blog: Blog

A Guide to FAFSA Eligibility Requirements
Wondering if you qualify for federal financial aid? Learn more about the eligibility requirements while submitting your Free Application for… Read More
Can International Students Apply for FAFSA?
Dec 19, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, For College Students
Even though international students can't receive aid from the U.S government, it's still important to complete the FAFSA. Learn more… Read More
Astrology with Ascent: Your Career and Finance Horoscope 
Dec 18, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Ever wondered what astrology signs have to do with finances? Continue reading to find out what Ascent believes your horoscope… Read More
What is FAFSA and how does it work?
Dec 18, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a form current and future students need to fill out to… Read More
How to Prepare for Student Loan Repayment
Dec 05, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
The federal student loan payment pause is set to end soon. Make sure you are financially prepared with information from… Read More
How Does Student Loan Interest Work?
Nov 21, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Grad Students
What is student loan interest, and how does it work? If you’re exploring different ways to pay for college or… Read More
What is a Stafford Loan?
Nov 10, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Schools, For College Students
Decoding Stafford loans: what you should know From scholarships to grants, a whole range of financial aid options are available… Read More
Does FAFSA® Cover Graduate School Programs? 
Oct 30, 2023 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Schools, For College Students, For Grad Students
You’re reaching the final year of college, and you couldn’t be happier. You have already decided to continue your education… Read More
The Different Types of Financial Aid Explained: Loans, Grants, & Work-Study Programs
Types of Financial Aid Explained: Learn about the different types of financial aid available for students, including loans, grants, and… Read More
Confused about Federal Student Loan Repayments? Questions from Students, Answers from Ascent 
Ascent hosted an engaging webinar to address what’s on many people’s minds – federal student loan repayment. We know that… Read More