Expected Family Contribution (EFC)

How to Select a School After Multiple Acceptances

Like many good students, you’ve received favorable responses from a handful of colleges, all of which you can see yourself attending. Having several options to choose from is a nice problem to have, but narrowing the choice down to one may not be easy. How...

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FAFSA Application Worth the Effort

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, better known as the FAFSA, has become the most important tool families can use to make college more affordable. Unfortunately, because of its complexity, the FAFSA has also caused untold numbers of families to wring their hands in...

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Get the Most out of Targeted Campus Tours

Making plans to visit colleges right about now? Many families, especially those with high school seniors, are doing just that. Before setting out, however, it’s a good idea to have done your homework. Taking campus tours without first determining what you’re looking for can lead...

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