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HOPE Lottery Scholarship

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HOPE Lottery Scholarship Renewal Criteria

Eligibility will be reviewed by the institution at the end of the semester in which the student has attempted a total of 24, 48, 72, 96 and any subsequent multiples of 24 semester hours thereafter. The student:

Manage Your Debt

Student loans are a fact of life for many students who cannot meet the cost of school without them. Even so, it is important to make intentional and wise decisions. For example, only borrow what you need.

You will want to take some time to determine the difference between what you need and what you want, as student loans must be paid back. You have the option of accepting a partial amount for your student loans. You do not have to take out the maximum allowable. An excellent resource for keeping a tab on your loan balance is www.studentaid.gov. Using the repayment calculator will give you an idea of your payments after graduation.