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Schools known for good merit aid

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Replies to: Schools known for good merit aid

  • WarrenlessWarrenless Registered User Posts: 13 New Member
    Thank you! So very excited for him!
  • MarigrowMarigrow Registered User Posts: 58 Junior Member
    Personal 2017 experience of more than 20 thousand merit at U.S. liberal arts type schools:
    Centre, Trinity, Wooster, Hendrix, Beloit, Denison.
    Note that high base cost of attendance(tuition, fees, room and board) at some schools can negate much or even all of the merit award . In other words, considering merit award in absence of base COA is meaningless.
  • 50N40W50N40W Registered User Posts: 947 Member
    Yeah, the amount of merit doesn't matter. It's like a car dealer giving you an extra 1000 on your trade in. Then you discover they charged you an extra 2k for waxing the thing.
    #bottomline
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