The workshop is hosted by Kevin Kerbs, co-founder of Partners for Achievement, a professional college consulting and financial aid firm located in Oak Brook that strives to provide schools, parents, and students with expert college admissions and financial aid guidance.
The program will assist parents and students ease the stress of college planning by helping them better understand the admissions and financial aid process. The presentation will highlight expert college funding strategies as well as application insights focused on enhancing student’s acceptance chances.
Mr. Kerbs will provide attendees with an overview of the FAFSA process, how to qualify for the maximum amount of merit and need based finical aid, what financial assets are taken into consideration when the U.S. Department of Education calculates Estimated Family Contributions, why tax accounting and finical planning strategies can negatively impact your financial aid award packages, and how elite private colleges can often end up costing less than state universities.
The event will be hosted in the Meeting Room on the first floor of The Glen Ellyn Public Library.