Bring Transparency to the Cost of a Degree
AccountED presents the impact of financial aid, borrowing and student budgeting decisions. It presents a holistic view of the financial implications of a student's academic plan. It provides online tools that detail funding resources, true cost expectations and a loan repayment calculator based upon realistic future earnings.
Encourage those who are unaware of or wrongly assume they are ineligible to complete and submit the FAFSA.
Net Price Clarity
Provide realistic estimates about tuition, fees and out-of-pocket living expenses they might not consider.
Put a stop to the tendency of over-borrowing loans by showing realistic future payment expectations.
Retention & Completion
Preclude students who are overwhelmed by the prospect of burdensome debt from dropping out.