The Ultimate Guide to US Financial Aid for International Students

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

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

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


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


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

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


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

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

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?


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