Tag: affordability

The Worst Myth: College Is for Rich Kids

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

One of the longest-standing myths is that you need to be rich in order to get a college degree. But making college both assessable and affordable is within your reach! Here are six options if you're concerned about affording your college costs. read more

3 Important Aspects to Consider During Your College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What you look for in a school will differ from person to person, but these three aspects are important to consider in any college search. read more

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Choosing a College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, New York University

Choosing a college can be a difficult decision. Here are five things to remember when you're choosing what school to commit to. read more

The Ultimate Guide to US Financial Aid for International Students

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Associate Vice President for Global Enrollment and Engagement, Gannon University

For international students wondering about US financial aid, wonder no further. A university insider explains. (Updated July 2017!) read more

How to Get Financial Aid for College: The Ultimate Guide

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Freelance Writer

Choosing a college is complicated. You've got to figure out what type of school you want, where to live, what to study, and--oh yeah--how to pay for it all. read more

4 Factors That Impacted My College Decision

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A high school senior shares four factors she considered most important when choosing a college. read more

How to Pay for College, Step by Step

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Yes, you can afford to college. We're going to help you get there. One step at a time. read more

Top Factors to Consider When Choosing a College or University

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There are a lot of factors to consider when researching and finally choosing your college. Here are some of the top criteria. read more

The "What If" Questions You Were Too Afraid to Ask About College

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Editor-in-Chief, Carnegie Communications

Attention, worrywarts! You can be super excited about college and still have lingering doubts, fears, and questions. Ease your mind with these real-world answers. read more

Cinderella's College Search: How to Find Schools and Scholarships When Life Is Holding You Back

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It's easy to feel Cinderella-like in your college journey: when you're facing tons of personal and financial obstacles, that far-off campus can seem as out of reach as a castle. read more