ROUND LAKE BEACH – Students and parents will learn more about the college financial aid process by attending the College Affordability and FAFSA Seminar, sponsored by state Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at Round Lake High School, 800 High School Drive.
Yingling will welcome experts from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to help high school students and parents understand the basics of the financial aid process, including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid application, scholarships and grant information.
Yingling also will welcome a representative from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign to talk about the Illinois Commitment Program, which provides scholarships and grants that cover tuition and campus fees for families whose household income is $61,000 or less.
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