Want to order publications?

Do you work with high school or postsecondary students on a regular basis? If so, the MDHE has a variety of free publications to help you provide important information about how to prepare for postsecondary education, how to select a school or program, how to develop a financial plan and make wise spending choices, and ways to minimize your student loan debt and other financial literacy topics.

Publications available to order free of charge include:

  • College Portfolio - An expandable, tabbed portfolio that allows students to organize college and financial aid documents in one place.


  • It's Never Too Early   temporarily out of stock - A guide to planning for college from kindergarten to senior year.


  • Journey to College Online Resources leaflet- An 8.5" by 3.75" front-and-back leaflet highlighting electronic resources from the Missouri Department of Higher Education most useful to students and families when planning and paying for college.


  • Planning for Financial Success- A handy calendar covering the 2015-2016 academic year. This piece is intended for both high school seniors and college students and provides financial literacy and money management tips to help guide them through the year.


  • Journey to College Magnet pre-order - A 10" by 4" magnet for high school seniors, featuring a monthly calendar of tasks for applying to and preparing for college. Pre-order now for spring 2016 delivery.



  • Smart About Spending Teacher's Guide - This guide was created to be used in conjunction with the Smart About Spending student materials. Lesson plans, activities, worksheets, and assessments are included to help Missouri's personal finance teachers assist their students in making sound financial decisions throughout high school and beyond.



  • The Missouri Source August 2015 version - A comprehensive guide designed to serve as the premier go-to resource for students in search of federal and state grants, scholarships, loans, and assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Financial Assistance.



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