As the current Chair of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine’s (AACOM) Council of Student Financial Aid Administrators (CSFAA) and Director of Student Financial Services at two osteopathic medical schools, I’ve worked with countless numbers of osteopathic medical students and other graduate students to help ensure that federal financial aid makes their education possible. Our primary responsibility as student financial aid advisors is to ensure that each and every student has the tools they need to make smart decisions about how they finance their education.
We encourage our students to make responsible financial decisions and to set themselves up for future financial success. It starts with financial literacy, but it doesn’t end there. ...Read the full post here.