College financial aid night set for Oct. 2

Plainville High School will host a College Financial Aid Night on Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. The guest speaker for the program is Sandra Vitale, director of Financial Aid at Tunxis Community College.

The workshop will offer information on:

  • What is financial aid? How is it important? What are the deadlines?
  • Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and how to complete it
  • Expected Family Contribution (EFC)
  • Types of financial aid (Scholarships)
  • Understanding your award letter
  • Cost of Attendance (COA)

There will be time allotted for questions at the conclusion of the program.