Want to calculate how much you could owe in student loans after graduating from a particular college? A new government website provides tools to help with the math.

The site, from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is still in the testing phase but already includes information from 7,500 colleges and universities.

Users can plug in details such as grant and scholarship offers to compare what they might owe after attending different schools. The site also offers information on graduation and student loan default rates.

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