Release date: Feb. 2, 2010
News & Public Affairs contact: Randy Weiler, 615-898-5616 or firstname.lastname@example.org
College Goal Sunday contact: Bonnie McCarty, 615-904-8414
MTSU Serves as Feb. 14 College Goal Sunday Site
(MURFREESBORO) — MTSU Office of Financial Aid personnel will be available to assist high-school seniors during the annual College Goal Sunday, scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 14, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the north lobby of the Business and Aerospace Building.
College Goal Sunday helps prospective college students obtain free, one-on-one on-site assistance filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form and lets them talk to financial-aid professionals about resources and applying for scholarships, grants, student loans and borrowing.
Students and their parents or guardians should bring their 2009 federal tax returns or other income documentation, Social Security numbers, driver’s licenses, 2009 W-2 forms or year-end pay stubs and bank statements.
Other on-site assistance will include:
• adult/non-traditional student concerns;
• financial literacy; and
• foster and homeless youth;
For more information, visit www.mtsu.edu/financialaid/cgs.shtml or call 615-898-2830.
With three Nobel Prize winners among its alumni and former faculty, Middle Tennessee State University confers master’s degrees in 10 areas, the Specialist in Education degree, the Doctor of Arts degree and the Doctor of Philosophy degree. MTSU is ranked among the top 100 public universities in the nation in the Forbes “America’s Best Colleges” 2009 survey.
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