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- A majority of students entering college often first choose loans funded by federal sources. Federal awards will not be affected by the state a student lives in.
- Governments at the state level might also offer financial aid to students. These awards may include: grants, scholarships, work-study programs or tuition waivers.
- Some universities offer financial aid awards. Most of these are determined by merit or need.
- When the sources above don’t cover the entire cost of a student’s education, he or she can look to private loan lenders.
Speak with the financial aid administrator at every institution you or your child is applying for to learn about all the options on paying for school.
On the right you can find resources on institutions in Tennessee.