College

Ready for College?  Find a College you enjoy.  Check out the links below.

Peterson’s College Search

Have you begun your college search? Find a college that’s right for you with the collegesearch tools. You can search by major, location, name, college costs, financial aid and other admission policies.

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education

The system comprises 29 campuses divided into three segments: 15 community colleges, nine state universities and the five University campuses. Each of the state universities and community colleges has its own Board of Trustees, as does the University of Massachusetts system. Links to individual campuses’ websites and a map of the campus locations are available on the Public Higher Education campuses page.

Massachusetts Colleges and Universities

Includes a listing of member institutions with contact information, a guide for determining which institution is right for you, and tips for prospective students.

Need help paying for college?

MEFA

The Massachusetts Educational Financial Authority has information on Grants, Scholarships, Loans, and a Work-Study program.

FAFSA

Use this website to see how Federal Student Aid (an office of the U.S. Department of Education) can help you pay for college.  The office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school.  FAFSA offers more than $150 billion each year to help millions of students pay for higher education. You can submit a free application for financial aid.