Every college and university is required by law to make Campus Security Policy Statements and a report of relevant crime statistics available to prospective students via the Clery Act.
http://www.FinAid.org (comprehensive resource)
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov (complete/submit FAFSA to determine eligibility for federally-administered need-based aid)
http://student.collegeboard.org/css-financial-aid-profile (complete/submit Profile to determine eligibility for institutionally awarded need-based aid)
http://studentloannetwork.com (information regarding loans for students and parents, lender lists, payment calculations and more)
http://ticas.org/posd/home (compilation of reports regarding student debt and the borrowing experience)
http://www.simpletuition.com/fafsa (tips, advice and interactive tools to assist students in managing college costs)
Comparing College Costs Worksheet