Note: This tool is meant to give you a rough estimate of your college costs. It is NOT a guarantee of tuition costs, student loan amounts, or financial aid availability.

How much would my loan cost?

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Can I afford college financial aid?

As college costs continue to rise faster than inflation the need for students to use loans as a way to pay for their education is growing. An estimated two-thirds of college seniors who graduated in 2010 have student debt, with the average debt amount nationally at $25,250. Additionally, with unemployment up to 9.1 percent in 2010 for young college graduates, the ability to pay off student debt becomes even more challenging. When planning for college the question is not whether I can afford the tuition, but can I afford the financial aid after graduation.