Tag: public colleges

10 Things to Do Before Moving Out of State for College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are 10 things to do before you move out of state for college from a student who's been there, done that. read more

Public Schools With the Best Tuition Deals for Out-of-State Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, The University of Texas at Austin

Attention students who want to go to school out of state but are deterred by cost: these public colleges and universities offer some of the most affordable out-of-state tuition prices! read more

In State vs. Out of State: What's Best for You?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Should you go out of state or stay in state for college? Well, it all depends on what's best for you! Here are a few things to consider for each option. read more

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

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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

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The northwest corner of the United States offers a variety of great universities and beautiful campuses. Here are five colleges to check out if you're searching for a school in the Pacific Northwest. read more

The Advantages of Going to a Public College or University

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Assistant Vice President for Enrollment and Director of Admissions, University of Connecticut

Thinking about heading to a state school? Here are some good reasons why you should. read more

Finding the Perfect College: The Odds Are Ever in Your Favor!

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Director of Admissions, University of Idaho

Considering there are nearly 5,000 colleges in the United States, the odds of finding the perfect one for you are definitely in your favor! Here's how. read more

Public Universities: What's in a Name?

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Admissions Counselor, Clemson University

Public schools can often be overlooked by students and parents because their names create assumptions that aren't true--by a long shot. But there's more behind the names than you may realize. read more

From Private School to a Public College

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Assistant Editor, Online Specialist, Carnegie Communications

What's it like going from a small private high school to a big, intimidating public university? Learn from someone who experienced it! read more

Advice on Studying Abroad Through a Public University

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Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Studying abroad can be the most rewarding and exciting time of your college education, but if you are enrolled at a large public university, this process might require a bit more legwork on your end. read more