ISAC Supports – GradPlan

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ISAC Supports

Great resources to help you on your college journey

Illinois has your back

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission, or ISAC, was established over 60 years ago to provide Illinois students with the information and help to make education after high school accessible and affordable.

ISAC provides support to Illinois students including:

  • College access and enrollment information
  • FAFSA completion support
  • Student Loan repayment information
  • The Alternative Application for Financial Aid for undocumented students
  • Advising and college mentoring through ISACorps

How ISACorps can help you

The Illinois Student Assistance Corps (or ISACorps) is a talented group of recent college graduates who are trained to serve as near-peer mentors to high school students. Click on the link provided and search for your ISACorps Mentor by zip code.

ISACorps can help you with:

  1. Free one-on-one mentoring
  2. Deciding which colleges to apply to
  3. Completing your best college application
  4. Submitting FAFSA correctly, quickly
  5. Working with your campus’ financial aid office.
  6. Access to college fairs and workshops in your area.

Sound interesting?

Don’t wait to reach out for support! ISACorps is popular and mentoring slots can fill up. If you are interested in getting FREE help while in college, or applying for college, reach out to ISAC today.

All of these resources are here for you to help you on your journey, so take advantage of them!

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