College Guide – Peterson’s Education Center. – Detailed information on colleges and continuing education programs. Created by Peterson’s Guides, Inc.

College and University Rankings – Created by the Education and Social Science Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The purpose of the site is to draw together and provide context to various ranking services.

CollegeNet – Online information about colleges, programs, scholarships, academic resources, financial aid, and more.



Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans

Student Services – Database with more than 180,000 grants, fellowships and loans from the private sector.

Sallie Mae: Student Loans – Higher education loan information is provided for students, parents, college financial aid professionals, high school guidance professionals, media and investors.


Foundation Center – “Grantmaker Information” section contains resources from the Corporate, Community and Private foundations on the Internet.

Institute of International Education – Extremely useful site if you need information about working or studying abroad. Fellowship information is also available.