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For Educators


NerdScholar believes in empowering students to make the best decisions about their higher education. Our student resources are available for any school or educational organization to use for free. As always, there are no advertisements or commercial referrals on any of our tools, and no personal information or registration is required to access. If you have any questions about NerdScholar or are looking for additional resources for your school, contact us!

NerdScholar Student Resources

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Student Loan Calculator

NerdWallet Student Loan Calculator

Our student loan calculator enables students to:

  1. Estimate their student loan repayments
  2. Compare consolidation options
  3. Maximize their federal borrowing


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Financial Literacy Resources

Understanding the Cost of College

Presentation: Understanding the Cost of College

An introductory presentation that breaks down the cost of college and gives an overview of financial aid, student loans, and scholarships.

Financial Literacy Orientation

NerdScholar's Financial Literacy Orientation

A collection of articles, animated videos, and infographics organized in three modules to help any student looking to master their personal finances:

  1. Basics of Financial Products
  2. Managing Your Money
  3. Paying For College