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Proposals That Could Make College More Expensive

A Substantial Increase In The Pell Grant Could Happen. But The Best Part Of This Proposal: Providing Competitive Grants To States & Colleges That Show EVIDENCE-BASED REFORMS That IMPROVE STUDENT OUTCOMES. When Government Provides More Assistance To Help Families Fund The Rising Cost Of College, It Has Been Shown That Colleges Continue To Increase Tuition…

2 Of The 10 College Opportunities That Go Beyond The Classroom

Sharing 2 of the 10 College Opportunities Beyond The Classroom That Benefit Your Student. Credit College Admissions 101 -Robert Franek1. ProjectsProjects are extended problem-solving activities that students can complete solo or in collaboration with a group, like composing a piece of music, writing a business plan, or designing a prototype. Real campus example: At Arizona…

Appealing Financial Aid Is A Smart Idea

Appealing Financial Aid Is Smart. A Few Tips To Make It Effective:1. Write A Letter And Schedule A 1-on-1 Meeting With Their Financial Aid Office.2. Explain In Percentages How Much Your Income Reduced From 2020 to 2021. For Example, “We Experienced A 34% Reduction.” 3. Be Realistic With The Amount You Need To Secure. A…

CollegeBoard To Remake The SAT

It will be going fully digital, shorter (about 2 hours) and no long reading passages will replace the current version. Students will be able to use a calculator on all math sections. Debuting in 2023 with the PSAT and international SAT, the class of 2025 will be the first in the US to be affected.…

Common Application Essay Tip

Sometimes The Smallest Moments Can Provide A Wonderful Essay Topic. Think About What You Do Everyday That Is Special Unto You. The Story Should Be 20% Of The Essay And The Rest Of It Should Be What You Learned From That Moment And How It Has Shaped Who You Are Today Or Who You May…

Admission Stats For University Of California Are In

It looks like if a student is from out of state and applied to our prestigious UC system they had a slight advantage compared to California residents. This may be unwelcome news to a lot of you but keep in mind that as a whole, the UC system lost a staggering amount of revenue due…