Counselor's Corner

Last Updated: 10/25/2022 8:59 PM

Welcome to the ELHS Counselor's Corner!

 

The best way to reach the ELHS School Counselor, Mrs. Tokar, is through email... allisontokar@lcboe.net

 

FOLLOW US!

...on Facebook! This is where you will find the most updated information.

ELHS CCC Facebook Page

 

FAFSA LINKS

FAFSA Online form

 

PRINTABLE WORKSHEETS:

2023–24 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet (English)*

2023–24 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet (Spanish)*

 

IS FAFSA RIGHT FOR YOU?

Eligibility for student aid (Spanish version here)

Do you need money for college?

Why go to college? Earnings and employment rates comparisons

Types of Financial Aid (Spanish version here)and watch a video here

 

THE FINANCIAL AID PROCESS:

Overview of financial aid process video

Basic counseling guide for financial aid (Spanish version here)

Financial Aid Process 

Basics

 

HOW TO COMPLETE THE FAFSA:

FAFSA Process (Spanish version here)

How to fill out the FAFSA video (short)

How to create your FSA ID (Spanish version here)

Walkthrough video 1 (long)

Walkthrough video 2 (long)

Walkthrough video 3 (long, with Spanish subtitles)

FAFSA mistakes! (short video) and How to maximize aid (short video)

Eligibility for Federal Student Aid

Dependent vs. Independent Status (Spanish version here)

How to transfer your tax information to FAFSA using the DRT (Spanish version here)

Who is my parent when I fill out the FAFSA? (Spanish version here)

 

SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES:

Foster care youth

Homeless youth

 

AFTER SUBMITTING THE FAFSA:

What to expect after you submit your FAFSA and watch a video here

Don't get scammed watch a video here

Student aid and identity theft

Money management checklist

 

SCHEDULE CHANGES

Requests to change your schedule can be made by picking up a Drop/Add form in the College & Career Center or printing one here Drop/Add Form

 

 

WORK-BASED LEARNING

To apply for Work-Based Learning, complete the Drop/Add form. Then apply with Mrs. Edwards here Work-Based Learning Application