Tag: private colleges

Why Private Not-for-Profit Colleges Cost Less Than You Think

Director of Financial Aid, Trinity Christian College

A larger price tag isn't always more expensive when it comes to college. Read on to see how you can save money by attending a private not-for-profit school. read more

Public and Private Colleges That Don't Stick to the Definitions...

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Loyola University Chicago

We all know typical "private" and "public" college traits. But how well do schools stay in their classified labels? These colleges seem to cross the boundaries between private and public. read more

Choosing a College in the Pacific Northwest

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are five colleges and universities to check out if you're searching for a school in the Pacific Northwest. read more

Praying to the Patron Saints of the College Search: A Look at Catholic Schools

Student, Gonzaga University

A sophomore at Gonzaga University explains what role religion plays on her campus and what you can expect if you choose to attend a Catholic college. read more

Sleep Easy: What College Admission Officers Won't Tell You

Author, College Admission Expert, Valley Prep Tutoring Services

Many parents and teens have no idea the way the game of college tuition is actually played. This post will explain it to you in terms we can all understand. read more

American Universities: Fact or Fiction

Director of International Admissions, Gannon University

Matching your expectations with reality at university in the U.S.A. read more

Top Financial Aid Mistakes


If you thought applying to college was stressful, applying for financial aid is even more daunting. Applying for financial aid can be challenging because you are sharing sensitive financial information on long and complicated forms. read more