September is a busy time for college admissions. Students are attending college fairs, visiting college campuses, completing college applications and writing admissions essays. Although students are busy with college admissions duties, students should also be applying for scholarships. 945 more words
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Sallie Mae reports that American families are finding various ways to cut college costs. They are relying more on out-of-pocket contributions and less on student loans. 282 more words
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A few new proposals are calling for making college free nationally—either for two years or all four. But experts say it could be some time before we can entirely say goodbye to tuition bills on all schools across the nation.
On August 7th, the U.S. Department of Education proposed new regulations to implement new PLUS Loan credit standards.
The draft regulations include provisions similar to those recommended by the negotiated rulemaking committee, which included Dr. 486 more words
One way to minimize your student loan debt may be to transfer to a cheaper college. And while that’s a feasible option that some students take, it can be a hit to your heart if you love your school. 882 more words