Parents & Guardians

Portland Community College faculty and student using a computer - courtesy Portland Community College Library, photographer Kristin Beadle

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ASPIRE - mentoring program to help high school students plan for life after high school.

College is one of the best investments you can make toward your future. Visit the ASPIRE section of this website to learn about college options, applications, and financial aid. ASPIRE (Access to Student Assistance Programs In Reach of Everyone) is Oregon's official one-on-one mentoring program to help students access education and training beyond high school.

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Oregon College Savings Plans

Apply for OSAC Scholarships and Programs

Volunteer Opportunities

OSAC Informational Podcasts for Parents & Guardians

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Financial Aid Basics