The Early Decision and Financial Aid Dilemma

The Early Decision and Financial Aid Dilemma

ShareEarly decision application and financial aid are probably two of the most confusing and (seemingly) complicated things for students when applying to college. The idea…

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Oregon Legislature Passes New Student Financing Plan

Oregon Legislature Passes New Student Financing Plan

ShareWith all the tuition hikes, loans, grants, scholarships, and other seemingly endless financing options leading to obscenely high student debt figures, paying for college can…

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Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Was Applying To College

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Was Applying To College

Share1)      COLLEGE VISITS ARE ESSENTIAL! Each school has its own “vibe” and you need to know if you’re applying to a place where you think…

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Deferral Is Not The End

Deferral Is Not The End

ShareI had it planned. After arriving home from play practice at around 5:30, my heart fluttering like the wings of a hummingbird, I’d sit down…

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The Process: SAT Adventure

The Process: SAT Adventure

ShareThis article is part of a series in which a rising high school senior chronicles her admissions process. You can read the first part here….

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10 Best Ways to Learn About a School

10 Best Ways to Learn About a School

ShareAfter sifting through brochure after brochure, you start to notice that every school promises you a “life-changing  education” on a “beautiful campus.” So how do…

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The University of Michigan Makes Strides for Undocumented Students

The University of Michigan Makes Strides for Undocumented Students

ShareWith Detroit’s recent declaration of bankruptcy, and its reputation, along with Flint, for being one of the most dangerous cities in the United States, Michigan…

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