Do you know you can get FREE one-on-one college mentorship at your high school through this federal program? Ask about it in your counselor's office. Aspire is Oregon's program, your state should have something similar by another name. This resource is invaluable in holding your hand through the process!
Books You Should Read
These books are worth your time. Debt Free Degree is written towards parents. Debt-Free U is written directly to the student - both amazing.