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

6 "What If" Questions About College You're Afraid to Ask

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Director of Communications, Commonwealth School

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

One-on-One with Higher Ed Experts: Daniel DiBiasio, College Costs

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President, Ohio Northern University

We asked Daniel DiBiasio, President of Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio, for his views regarding college affordability, making student loans work, and the reasons why tuition has skyrocketed in the first place. read more

I'm transferring into my dream school, but can't afford it at all. What can I do?

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I would rethink the decision to transfer to a school you cannot afford. What is it about this school that makes it your "dream school"? Can you find that quality or qualities in a less expensive setting? read more