Each January-February, Waubonsee's Financial Aid Office hosts several free Financial Aid Awareness Month events.
- For all questions and concerns about financial assistance at Waubonsee, contact the Financial Aid Office first.
- Regarding payments to Waubonsee Community College, contact the Bursar Office.
- Individuals should consult IRS tax forms and tax preparation professionals to take advantage of all the tax cuts for education (including the HOPE scholarship tax credit) for which they are eligible.
The following numbers may be useful for students to find out as much as possible about financial assistance for attending college:
- Information on additional student aid programs
- Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC)
- FAFSA on the Web/FAFSA Express customer service number
- Veterans Affairs Office
- Internal Revenue Service
The following websites can provide additional information on financial assistance for education:
- Illinois Student Assistance Commission includes a link to HigherEd Net, a free scholarship search
- U.S. Department of Education
- FAFSA on the Web
- Financial Aid Information Page
- Internal Revenue Service for information about tax credits
- Scholarship Searches