To get to college, good grades and high hopes will take a person only so far. Sooner or later the subject of tuition will come up, and no amount of wishing will make it go away. Helps viewers understand four-key financial aid sources: scholarships, grants, work-study, and student loans. Also, offers tips on earning extra cash and includes the "High School Road Map to Financial Aid," an incredibly helpful schedule that spells out what to do and when to do it, starting with junior year. The key message? Don't assume a college education is unaffordable.