Financial Aid

Online Resources


College Board

Provides families with a wide range of information on how to pay for college.

Educational Tax Benefits



The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid, explains many financial aid terms, describes the different types of aid programs, and gives tips on financing your education. Financial aid calculators let you design your savings plan or estimate your college loan payments. is the internet's largest free scholarship search. 

Private College 529 Plan 

The Private College 529 Plan offers something that no other 529 plan can; a guaranteed way to purchase tuition at today's rates at participating private colleges and universities across the country,including Butler University. You get tomorrow's tuition at today's prices, for up to 30 years after it was purchased-guaranteed.