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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


Degree Price Tag

How much Student Loan Debt is too much?

As I ponder my next steps past my Bachelor’s degree, my husband is getting sticker shock. I understand that higher education in America has a hefty price tag. 310 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

College Affordability

Simple ways to pay for unexpected college costs

The cost of college tuition is a financial behemoth in and of itself – but what about those unexpected extras that add up to a small fortune for parents of college-bound high schoolers? 1,255 more words


Paying For College: What Is Affordable?

Paying For College: What Is Affordable? Urban Institute. Sandy Baum, Victoria Lee. April 7, 2017

Rising concerns over college prices and student debt suggest that college is unaffordable for many people. 69 more words

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Doug Casey on Why College Is a Waste of Money

College is even more of waste of money if the student goes deep in debt indentured servitude to pay for it. From Doug Casey at caseyresearch.com: 448 more words