Tag: need-blind

What Does "Need-Blind" Really Mean?

Writer, Senior Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Need-blind, need-aware, EFC, KFC (kidding on that last one). What does it all mean, and could your financial need factor into your admission decision? read more

What Role Should Parents Play in the College Search?

President, EducatedQuest.com

I meet parents who have allowed their student to take the lead in their college search as well as those who wanted their student to favor one school over all others, whether it be for cost, closeness to home, choice of a major, or perceived prestige. It's best to find a happy medium. read more

Financial Aid Terms Refresher


Need a quick review for all those financial aid terms? Here's a little reference to help you out. read more