The Horizon

Horizon Guide: Financial Aid

Horizon Guide: Financial Aid

Jordan Williams, Features Editor

January 11, 2016

For most students, the application process of financial aid is a laborsome effort, but an effort that is necessary nonetheless. Whether it be the persistent tax forms or knowing which assets and annuities are best to file, making sure that a FAFSA application is free of any inconsistencies is an overwhelming...

Unnecessary loans offer no limits, endless IOUs

IUS Horizon

September 17, 2012

So far in my collegiate career, I have racked up a tab of more than $12,000 made payable to the Department of Education — a tab that is continuously increasing and will probably be owed for the majority of my life. The current amount of debt I have collected in four years is not as high as most ...

IUS community copes with delay in financial aid

IUS Horizon

September 10, 2012

For this school year, there will be a delay in students receiving their financial aid, due to a law passed by Congress in December 2011. This new law being implemented by Congress will affect how much financial aid students can receive, how long they can receive it and how soon interest will begin t...