REMINDER: TABE Online assessments available at no cost
August 04, 2014
In February 2013, it was announced that KYAE had purchased 250,001 online TABE assessment administrations from CTB McGraw Hill to be used by all KYAE-funded programs at no cost to the programs. Many of these administrations remain available, despite the fact that KYAE has urged programs to transition from paper-and-pencil testing to online administration.
Student financial aid info available at Kentucky State Fair
July 28, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 28, 2014) - Kentuckians attending the state fair in Louisville Aug. 14-24 may pick up free student financial aid information at the College Info Road Show booth in the South Wing of the Kentucky Exposition Center. The College Info Road Show, a mobile classroom sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), will be on Main Street, near the Safety Town and educational exhibit areas.
Kentucky residents have chance to win an iPad in KHEAA drawing
July 24, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 24, 2014) - Kentucky residents have another chance to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) in a sweepstakes being held through Facebook in August. The contest runs from 12 a.m. on Aug. 1 through 12 a.m. on Sept. 1.
Private loans bridge gap between college costs, other student aid
July 15, 2014
College-bound students may be able to tap into many sources of financial aid to help pay for their education, including federal and state grants, scholarships and Federal Stafford and PLUS Loans. In addition, local scholarships are often available, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
Students should check KEES accounts for accuracy
July 11, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 11, 2014) Kentucky high school students and 2014 graduates should check their Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) accounts for accuracy. KEES allows students to earn money for college by getting good grades in high school and for qualifying scores on the ACT or SAT. Students eligible for free or reduced lunches may also earn awards for good scores on Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams. KEES is administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
Taking extra classes will help you finish college more quickly
June 03, 2014
Taking more classes each semester you’re in college will help you finish your degree earlier, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).