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Be aware of all financial aid requirements and deadlines.


The paperwork involved with financial aid can be confusing. Make it a priority to file all paperwork accurately and on time. Otherwise, you may find yourself out of money and out of options once the school year begins. The sad truth is that nobody cares about your financial aid more than you do, so you have to take charge.

Next: Take the opportunity for a semester abroad.

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