Apply For Grants Or Free Money For CollegeDon’t miss out on getting the grants or free money you need to help pay for college. Apply for FAFSA and PHEAA today.
Report: 7 in 10 College Students Get Financial AidNew data from the National Post Secondary Student Aid Study, shows 71% of undergraduates received some form of financial aid in the 2011-2012 academic year, up from four years before.
College May Still Be Costly For Students On AidThe article in <em>The Chronicle of Higher Education</em> shows costs for low income students at more than 40 colleges, important information in helping them get to and succeed in college.
Part 1: Back-to-School ScrimpingWhile the economy continues to sag, tuition costs continue to skyrocket, so an increasing number of students and parents are implementing cost-cutting strategies in order to keep up.
Part 2: Living at Home, Commuting to SchoolThe debt burden is causing many young college graduates, and even students, to return to the nest.
Part 3: Picking A Budget School"More and more students are taking on more and more debt, leaving themselves very vulnerable, especially today when we know unemployment is still a problem for young people," says one expert.
Part 4: In All Quarters, Facing The Harsh TruthThe college cost crunch is cutting across all economic lines.
Mayor Nutter, DA Williams Join Anti-Romney Protest in West PhiladelphiaAs Gov. Romney spoke this morning inside the Bluford School at 58th and Media Streets (see related story), outside, about two dozen supporters of President Obama blasted Romney's positions on education.
Who Are The Undergraduates?In this economy, it’s not a surprise that the majority of college students attend community and four-year public colleges. But surprisingly, of those under 30, more than 35% attend part time.
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