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Does Cheap School = 'Trashy' Dorm Life?

We are looking at a public university for my daughter. Is it a given that dorm life is going to have (what I consider) a high level of "trashy" behavior. What do other conservative parents do, just have their kid live at home?

Started in Parents Forum by Josie5

Members of Congress Introduce Legislation to Simplify FAFSA Form

"Democrats on the Committee on Education and the Workforce recently introduced new legislation that would simplify the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form." Read more and let us know your thoughts!

Why Some Students Quit College—And How They Can Finish

"Growing up in Cookeville, Tennessee, a university town about 80 miles east of Nashville, Hayley Furcean was determined to be the first college graduate in her family." Read her story for ABC News.

Started in College Life by Dave_Berry

Happy Thanksgiving to our College Confidential community!

Happy Thanksgiving to all who are celebrating today! Join our community as they exchange tips and recipes for this special day.

Started in Parent Cafe by raclut

10 Colleges Where Early Applicants Have an Edge

At these schools, early acceptance rates dwarfed regular acceptance rates for fall 2016. Check them out!

Yale Sets New Early App Record

Yale received a record high number of early applications this year, marking a steep rise in its single-choice early action application total for the second consecutive year.

Started in Yale University by Dave_Berry

Six Myths About Choosing a College Major

Many colleges ask you to choose a major as early as your senior year of high school, on your admissions application. Yet there’s a good chance you’ll change your mind. Debunk these six myths.

Started in College Majors by Dave_Berry

The Surprising Revolt at the Most Liberal College in the Country

Activists are disrupting lectures to protest "white supremacy," but many students are taking steps to stop them. Read up on the story and share your thoughts!

Started in Parents Forum by Ohiodad51
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