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Schools without Hidden Expenses: Part 3
Getting into college is one thing, but figuring out how to pay for it is another.
It's a challenge that millions of Americans face every year. Usually, it doesn't matter where you live; for in-state and out-of-state schools, both public and private, cost of attendance can be thousands — and often tens of thousands — of dollars per semester, leaving you scrambling to find ways to make financial ends meet. Merit- and athletic-based scholarships aren't always available, and need-based grants will only take you so far. Student loans can serve as a short-term solution but, in the long run, can leave you drowning in debt well beyond graduation.
Many schools, however, are aiming to eliminate those financial struggles with a deal that sounds too good to be true but isn't: free college tuition. At these 16 institutions, you can rest easy knowing that the expenses for your education are already covered. More...
College is some of the best years of your life but can also be some of the busiest. Trying to juggle studying, campus involvement and hanging out with friends can be overwhelming. Anything to lessen the stress load is greatly appreciated. Listed below are eight websites that will make your life a little bit easier as a college student. More...