Tag: financial aid

CNM Scholarships

BY Edgar Gonzalez, Staff reporter In order to receive the most help everyone should fill out a FAFSA form which will indicate how much help you are able to receive, said Brian Melton at the CNM financial aid department. If someone is unable to receive federal aid, there are […]

The ins and outs of student loans

By Stephanie Stuckey, Staff Reporter There are currently five different loans available to students and their parents, said Lee Carrillo, senior director of Financial Aid & Scholarship Services at CNM. They are the Subsidized Stafford Loan, the Unsubsidized Stafford Load, the Federal Perkins, the Federal Parent Loans for Undergrads […]

Looking to the future

By Shakir Farid Abdullah, Staff Reporter Education is an economic imperative that every American family should be able to afford and not just a luxury, said Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, in his State of the Union Address on January 20 2015. “The most daunting […]

Job Connection Services

By Stephanie Stuckey, Staff Reporter CNM continues to offer services to students who have graduated through Job Connection Services (JCS) and the Alumni Association. CNM alumni have access to lifetime services with Job Connection, said Amanda Rubio, student services technician at Job Connection Services. According to Rubio, Job Connection […]

Financial aid, a three-ring circus

By the Chronicle Editorial Board Getting through the FASFA process and attempting to get Financial Aid can be somewhat of a circus for some students. What students have to understand is that the Financial Aid Department deals with close to 30,000 students, and many are having the same […]