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Before and During College: A Car on Campus Can Create Colossally Causeless Costs

Most colleges and universities have vast student parking lots, sometimes unpaved areas on the outskirts of campus, generally poorly patrolled and supervised. Apartments near campus may also feature parking lots or nearby on-the-street parking. 385 more words

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Is the college bubble leaking?

by L

College costs – is the bubble slowly leaking?

This Is the Way the College ‘Bubble’ Ends

I am pinning my hopes on state school, or college costs coming down in the next 10 years!

9 Companies That Will Pay Most Of Your College Costs

Starbucks isn’t the only company to offer to pay for most, if not all, of the tuition costs to send its employees to college. Here’s a look at some other companies that offer to pay anywhere from $5,000 per year to 90% of tuition costs for their employees. 6 more words


The Case for Community Colleges

One question that continues to perplex me, and every other parent of a soon-to-be-graduated high schooler is “Why has the cost of education quadrupled in the last 25 years while salaries have only doubled?” I’ve heard lots of answers to this question, but rather than spend any time on the why, I’ve decided to spend more time on the what. 924 more words

Meal Swipes & More: Paying for your Meals at Purdue

Purdue Dining and Catering offers several different payment methods to its patrons: meal swipes, dining dollars, Boiler Express, and cash/credit options. Below you will find an explanation of each option, culminating in a cost-effectiveness evaluation. 621 more words


Homeless College Students A Growing Concern On Campuses

By CHRIS EHRMANN, Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) – Jennifer Carr knows she’s not the profile of a typical college student. The Detroit-area woman is 37 and has battled alcohol and heroin addiction. 852 more words


Before College: College "Sticker Prices" Aren't Necessarily Their Final Prices

This summer is the time for rising high school seniors to begin researching colleges they may want to attend. There’s much check out, including each school’s costs. 364 more words

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