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"... now even students from the highest income brackets are borrowing to finance their higher education dreams." ...
I'm the mom of a junior in a private catholic high school. We just began looking at colleges this week and would appreciate any suggestions on how to get started. Thanks for sharing your tips!
"Many schools charge a special fee for using plastic to pay tuition, which could add up to an extra $3,000 over four years for a private school student." Read more!
" ... Even as a college junior, I still feel uncomfortable when people ask where I go ... [it] often serves to alienate people …"
A recent thread by a parent who disapproved of "fluffy" courses got me reminiscing about my own college years. What about you? What's the "fluffiest" course you took in college?
We're looking for opinions and stories about Family Weekends at universities across the country ... for an upcoming column in the Sunday New York Times
For some parents, college acceptance approaches the culmination of every single parenting choice ever made. Find out why getting your kids into college should be the least of your concerns.
Do you pressure your kid into getting into a top college or do you think that they would've ended up wanting to go there on their own?