Posts Categorized: New Freshmen

Filling out the FAFSA form

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You applied for college and got accepted into your top choices!! Congrats! The next thing that comes to your mind: how am I going to pay for this? That is where the FAFSA may be helpful. FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. More than 70% of students that attend UW Oshkosh get… Read more »

Placement Testing

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Placement tests. Yes. (I don’t think I need to provide any more of an intro than that.) If you’re planning on attending UW Oshkosh, you’re required to take placement tests in the areas of English and math. There is an optional foreign language test that you can take for French, German or Spanish. The whole… Read more »

Scholarships: How to find, complete and get them!

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  One of the biggest concerns students have about going to college is money. How are you going to pay for it? I mean, financial aid can help — but what if you need more than that? Or just want fewer loans? That’s where scholarships come in! Scholarships are aid for college that vary in… Read more »