This page focuses on all of the different factors that go into affording a four year college education. With the rising costs of college, it is important that students and their families understand all of the different opportunities that exist to be able to afford college. The financial aid process can be tedious and long, but it will be well worth the effort if you can find ways to relieve the stress of paying for college. There are many colleges and organizations that want to help you go to college. You just have to be willing to put forth the effort to find out how! ***Pay close attention to the INSIDE SCOOP at the bottom of the page!!!