Thursday- Feb. 18th  6:30-8:30 PM

UNO Education Building- where we hold our classes on Saturdays

SENIORS  and PARENTS/GUARDIANS-   Come to UNO to complete your FAFSA online with our help. Find out what you need to do to get Federal Financial Aid to help you pay for college.

JUNIORS – Come to UNO to find out what to prepare for as you head into your senior year. Get a jump start on scholarships, learn the process.

Special reps from the state will be here to assist and answer questions about TOPS, grants, loans and more.

Light snack/supper provided.  Contact lmolnar@uno.edu for info or directions.

Financial Aid Information

All of this information is also in the College Resources section

Financial Aid

FAFSA Free Application for Federal Student Aid

NH Higher Education Assistance Foundation (NHHEAF) offers early college planning info for Middle School students, career exploration and college admissions info for High School students, and so much more.

PIN Registration

Federal Student Aid




College Board Scholarship Search lists potential opportunities from a database of more than 2,300 sources of college funding, totaling nearly $3 BILLION in available aid.

FastWeb offers personalized matching of scholarships to your unique profile.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) has a mission to double the rate of Hispanics earning college degrees. HSF provides the Latino community more college scholarships and educational outreach support than any other organization in the country.

Meritaid is the Web’s first comprehensive directory of merit scholarships from colleges.

Discover Card

Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid

IRS Education Information

Education Credits and Students Loan Interest You may be eligible to claim the Hope or Lifetime Learning Credit or student loan interest as an additional tax deduction.

Tuition and Fees Deduction You may be able to deduct qualified tuition and related expenses that you pay for yourself, your spouse or a dependent.

Scholarships and Fellowships Find out if your scholarship or fellowship is taxable.

Introducing a new partnership with Everfi


Hello Wonderful, Lovely Terrific Jefferson Parish and Orleans Parish UNO Upward Bound Kiddos!

During your school time with Mr. Pate and Ms. Litchfield, you might have been introduced to a fun program called “Everfi”.

Everfi is an online financial everfi4literacy tutorial/game that covers banking, saving, student loans, interest rates, mortgages and a whole lot more that we all need some help with, and it is cool for you guys. (Everfi Financial Literacy Narrated Demo)

When you complete all the Everfi modules, you will earn an Everfi certificate saying you are literate in the basics of everyday fineverfi 3ance.

 We hope in the future to connect you with Everfi’s Ignition program on responsible online stewardship of your own personal brand, Everfi’s  iCivics program and AlcoholEDU-HS.

We are super-excited to make this opportunity available to everfi5 you through the generosity of iberiabank and Everfi’s excellent support network here in southern Louisiana.

To create your own personal Everfi account, please see Ms. Litchfield or Mr. Pate!

For those of you who already have an Ever-Fi account you can click the link to get there.