Welcome to Peninsula College’s Financial Literacy Resource
To help you make smart choices about your finances, we teamed up with iGrad & Solutions at ECMC to provide financial education that's interactive and easy to use. Click here for more information.
Often, the process of applying for, receiving and keeping financial aid awards can be confusing. Please click on the link below to assist you in learning regularly used terms and abbreviations:
For a more developed list of terms and abbreviations, see the US Department of Education’s website here: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/glossary#letter_s
As always, should you not quite understand fully or need additional information regarding financial aid, please contact the financial aid office directly.
Student Debt: Is it Worth It? The amount of money Americans owe on student loans recently exceeded the nation’s credit card debt. That may lead many to ask: Is it smart to borrow a lot of money to go to college? Click here to read and hear more about student debt on NPR–>