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Baker College of Auburn Hills Hosts College Goal Sunday

February 5, 2014

Free event helps parents complete financial aid forms on time

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Baker College of Auburn Hills will host College Goal Sunday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., 1500 University Drive, Auburn Hills. The free event helps parents of college-bound students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form on time.

On College Goal Sunday at Baker College of Auburn Hills, student financial aid experts will be available to guide attendees through each step of completing and filing the FAFSA.

Students under 23 years of age are encouraged to attend with a parent or guardian. Parents and students should bring their completed 2013 Federal tax returns (1040), if possible, or their W-2 and 1099 forms.

Students who attend the event will have the opportunity to compete for College Goal Sunday prizes such as a $1,000 scholarship to the school of their choice, an iPad mini and a $25 Amazon gift card. 

The FAFSA is required of any student seeking financial aid including grants, loans and many scholarships. Last year, more than 1,000 students received assistance at College Goal Sunday events.

College Goal Sunday is a collaborative effort of the Michigan Department of Education, the Michigan Student Financial Aid Association and EduGuide. The program was created to increase the number of students who continue education beyond high school and earn post-secondary degrees.

For more information about College Goal Sunday at Baker College of Auburn Hills, contact the admissions office at 248.340.0600 or nicole.chirco@baker.edu.

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  • How can I send a copy of my official transcripts to another organization?

    To access your transcripts, log into the SOLAR System, select the Star System and select the Academic Office. Once there, click on the transcripts link.

  • Is Baker accredited?

    Yes. Baker College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org.

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Additional Accreditations

    Baker has also earned specialized accreditations for programs and degrees in: 

    • Business Administration
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Health Sciences
    • Human Services
    • School of Education
    • School of Nursing

    For details about these specialized accreditations, see the individual Programs and Degrees pages. 

  • Does Baker provide any help in my job search?


    As a graduate of Baker College, you are eligible for our Lifetime Employment Services, which include:

    • Job searching techniques
    • Resume and cover letter assistance
    • Job interview questions
    • Job postings
    • Relocation tips

     

  • Is Baker College Online accredited?

    Baker Online is part of Baker College, a private, non-profit, accredited, degree granting, higher educational institution with locations throughout Michigan.

    As an accredited college, Baker College has been granted legal authority by the state of Michigan to operate as a nonprofit educational corporation and is empowered to grant certificates, associate, bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees. It is approved for veterans’ benefits. Baker College is recognized as an institution of higher education by the U.S. Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education.

    All Baker Online undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Some Baker Online graduate programs have additional accreditation:

  • How do online classes work?


    After you enroll, and are accepted to your online program, you sign-up, or "register" for your first courses. Like all Baker Online students, you will begin your online experience with a three-week online class designed to orient you to the Baker Online classroom, and review the expectations and requirements of Baker Online students. When you have completed this course successfully, you can move on to additional online courses.

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Baker College of Auburn Hills Hosts College Goal Sunday

February 5, 2014

Free event helps parents complete financial aid forms on time

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Baker College of Auburn Hills will host College Goal Sunday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., 1500 University Drive, Auburn Hills. The free event helps parents of college-bound students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form on time.

On College Goal Sunday at Baker College of Auburn Hills, student financial aid experts will be available to guide attendees through each step of completing and filing the FAFSA.

Students under 23 years of age are encouraged to attend with a parent or guardian. Parents and students should bring their completed 2013 Federal tax returns (1040), if possible, or their W-2 and 1099 forms.

Students who attend the event will have the opportunity to compete for College Goal Sunday prizes such as a $1,000 scholarship to the school of their choice, an iPad mini and a $25 Amazon gift card. 

The FAFSA is required of any student seeking financial aid including grants, loans and many scholarships. Last year, more than 1,000 students received assistance at College Goal Sunday events.

College Goal Sunday is a collaborative effort of the Michigan Department of Education, the Michigan Student Financial Aid Association and EduGuide. The program was created to increase the number of students who continue education beyond high school and earn post-secondary degrees.

For more information about College Goal Sunday at Baker College of Auburn Hills, contact the admissions office at 248.340.0600 or nicole.chirco@baker.edu.

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FAQ's

  • How can I send a copy of my official transcripts to another organization?

    To access your transcripts, log into the SOLAR System, select the Star System and select the Academic Office. Once there, click on the transcripts link.

  • Is Baker accredited?

    Yes. Baker College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org.

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Additional Accreditations

    Baker has also earned specialized accreditations for programs and degrees in: 

    • Business Administration
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Health Sciences
    • Human Services
    • School of Education
    • School of Nursing

    For details about these specialized accreditations, see the individual Programs and Degrees pages. 

  • Does Baker provide any help in my job search?


    As a graduate of Baker College, you are eligible for our Lifetime Employment Services, which include:

    • Job searching techniques
    • Resume and cover letter assistance
    • Job interview questions
    • Job postings
    • Relocation tips

     

  • Is Baker College Online accredited?

    Baker Online is part of Baker College, a private, non-profit, accredited, degree granting, higher educational institution with locations throughout Michigan.

    As an accredited college, Baker College has been granted legal authority by the state of Michigan to operate as a nonprofit educational corporation and is empowered to grant certificates, associate, bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees. It is approved for veterans’ benefits. Baker College is recognized as an institution of higher education by the U.S. Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education.

    All Baker Online undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Some Baker Online graduate programs have additional accreditation:

  • How do online classes work?


    After you enroll, and are accepted to your online program, you sign-up, or "register" for your first courses. Like all Baker Online students, you will begin your online experience with a three-week online class designed to orient you to the Baker Online classroom, and review the expectations and requirements of Baker Online students. When you have completed this course successfully, you can move on to additional online courses.

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Jac Thomas, Baker College Graduate
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Baker College made me who I want to be...gave me the opportunity for what I am today.

Jac Thomas