Helpful Links

Federal School Code : 002314

The U.S. Department of Education
Federal Student Aid
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Michigan’s Department of Education
CollegeBoard - Information and Resources
FastWeb College Gold - Information and Resources
FAFSA Personal Identification #
Michigan Guidebook for Students & Families Affording College in Michigan
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
(standardized aid form for all participating schools)
Shopping Sheet Template


Scholarship Opportunities and Other State Programs

MI Competitive Scholarship
& MI Tuition Grant

Tuition Incentive Program - TIP
(SVSU is a Phase II School)

Michigan Foster Youth in Transition Program

TIP Fact Sheet

Scholarship Search

Michigan Educational Savings Plan (MESP)

Michigan Education Trust (MET)

Federal Trade Commission Scholarship Scams Site

Better Business Bureau (check scholarship scams) 


Federal Stafford Loans

Direct Stafford Loans

Loan Counseling/
Master Promissory Note  
Federal Direct PLUS loans