low-income students

7 articles tagged with "low-income students"

You Belong in College: How to Find Your Best Fit and Thrive Post–Affirmative Action

A recent change in college admission affects countless students of color. Here's how you can still thrive and gain acceptance to your best-fit college.

Managing Director of Programs, Bottom Line

Why TRIO Programs Are Important for Student Growth and Success

TRIO programs help students from underserved backgrounds succeed in college and beyond. Here's what to know about the programs students could join.

K–12 Manager, City of Seattle

5 Ways SEL Can Help Low-Income Students

Social-Emotional Learning can be a huge help to low-income students in their academic pursuits and put them on the path to academic success. Here's how!

Online Marketing Manager, Positive Action

College Search Help for Disadvantaged Students

For low-income, first-gen, or otherwise disadvantaged students, the college search can be even harder. Luckily, there's also lots of help.

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Stanford University

3 Reasons Why Applying to QuestBridge Is Worth It

Not all QuestBridge applicants receive a full-ride scholarship, but there are other opportunities. Here are three reasons why you should apply to the program.

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Overcoming Undermatching: Stop Selling Yourself Short When It Comes to College

Undermatching is the phenomenon when qualified students don't apply to (or attend) selective colleges that might fit them. These tips can help you beat it.

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Harvard University

QuestBridge: Big Opportunities for Low-Income Students

One College Prep Scholar outlines QuestBridge, a program that offers application resources and scholarship opportunities to low-income students.

CollegeXpress Student Writer