Avoid These Financial Aid Mistakes

Avoid These Financial Aid Mistakes

Avoid These Financial Application Mistakes   For many families of college-bound students, the financial aid application can be just as important as the admissions application. This week, our experts weigh in on the mistakes that students make every year on the...

4 College Financial Aid Myths

4 College Financial Aid Myths

4 Financial Aid Myths Of all the myths swirling around the college admissions process, the ones involving financial aid are probably the biggest whoppers. Financial aid misconceptions can easily hurt families, which is why parents with a working knowledge of financial...

Financial Aid 101

Financial Aid 101

Navigating the college financial aid process can be daunting even for the most highly educated among us. What are the differences among grants, scholarships, and loans? What does FAFSA stand for and who should complete it? And how does work-study actually work?...

College Net Cost Calculators

College Net Cost Calculators

Every college and university has an online net price calculator, but the tools can be hard to use—and even harder to find. Use the list below to access net price calculators for about 300 of the top National Universities and National Liberal Arts Colleges. (Courtesy...