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Unexpected College Costs

This blog post is provided by the Unigo Expert Network, a group of top education experts from across the U.S. answering questions submitted by students and parents about college admissions and succeeding after high school. To have your questions answered visit www.unigo.com/expertquestions “What are some of the most unexpected costs for incoming freshman?” —Peter T., […]

College Scholarships for Everyone?

The Former Majority Association for Equality is hoping to give out five $5,000 scholarships to college students or applicants who “meet or exceed our expectations.” What are these expectations? According to the application, to qualify for the scholarship, you must be: * Male * At least 25% Caucasian * A college student with a 3.0 […]

The 411 on College Scholarships

This blog post is provided by the Unigo Expert Network, a group of top education experts from across the U.S. answering questions submitted by students and parents about college admissions and succeeding after high school. To have your questions answered visit www.unigo.com/expertquestions “I want to help my parents out with my tuition by landing as […]

Is It Possible to Get More Financial Aid?

This blog post is provided by the Unigo Expert Network, a group of top education experts from across the U.S. answering questions submitted by students and parents about college admissions and succeeding after high school. To have your questions answered visit www.unigo.com/expertquestions “I’m worried my financial aid package won’t be sufficient for me and my […]

Charlie Sheen, Tiger Blood or Money for College? Part 1

Following closely behind the frenzied battle arena we lovingly call the “admissions process” is the every-bit-as-stressful and, if possible, even less well understood challenge of seeking funding for college. I’m by no means a financial expert (really, ask anyone), and I will make no attempt to guide you on investment strategies, fiscal positioning, or appropriate […]

The 10 Most Expensive Colleges and Universities

Earlier this month, Forbes released its list of the country’s most expensive colleges, based on the schools’ tuition, fees, room and board for the 2010-2011 school year. Here is the list, with a link to learn more about each institution. 1. Sarah Lawrence College Location: Bronxville, New York Cost: $57,556 2. Columbia University Location: New […]