The long road to a merit scholarship included 30 applications and 90 admissions essays.
If you don’t qualify for need-based financial aid, merit scholarships might be the answer.
In his new book, Jeff Selingo looks at how some colleges must compete for applicants, and why the COVID-19 pandemic could make this competition even tighter.
Students may not be getting what they signed up for, but they're unlikely to get their money back.
As tuition and the cost of housing rises, one university in Mexico is looking to provide a cheaper alternative.
A new study finds that the percentage of students from middle and higher-income families who take out loans to get a bachelor’s degree has more than doubled in the last 20 years.
We want to know if your financial planning extends to your kids' future tuition fees.
We're thinking about the evolution of student debt, generation to generation, and we'd like to hear from you.
This fall saw college applications go out, and for some lucky students, early admissions letters came in. If students accept, the contracts are binding. The rest of the applicants? They have to wait until the spring to find out their fates. But increasingly, colleges have a second round. Click the audio player above to hear […]
Should Massachusetts tax its wealthiest higher ed institutions to subsidize the cost for public college students?
Universities with big endowments must start paying a new tax that passed as part of the GOP’s tax overhaul.