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Student Loans Explained at Financial Aid Event

YAKIMA, Wash -- Like many high school seniors, Andrew Hogy of Yakima is dreaming of graduation and going to college.

But his college choices aren't cheap. All could cost well over $40,000.00 for four years.

 "I have applied to FAFSA," said hogy, "and submitted it to my various universities and with that will come grants, scholarships student work studies."

For students who aren't as well prepared as him, the Northwest Education Loan Association is sponsoring an event around Washington on Sunday, Jan 28th.

The event will offer step-by-step instructions for applying for loans and scholarships.

In Yakima:   EPIC Center for Arts and Education at Mills Music at 316 East Yakima Ave at 2pm.

In Pasco:    TRAC Center at 6600 Burden Blvd at 2pm.