As the new year begins, looking a bit at the federal financial aid scene may be helpful. As always, the primary concern in Washington
Among the many complex paths of financial aid procedures, perhaps no other rivals the multitude of repayment options for student loans. New federal legislation
If you are a college feeding in the federal financial aid trough, you have to eat what you are given. Unfortunately, we are stuck
I’m sure you have seen the pervasive media coverage of increasing student loan debt. At the College, we are not immune to that problem
Colleges across the country are racing this month to be in compliance with a federal requirement that all schools have a Net Price Calculator
news! You've gotten the proverbial thick
envelope from your top school. Time to
send the deposit and start packing...but...wait...how am I going to pay for it?
Well, this will probably be the only Financial Aid
blog which ties together my occupation and the work of
singer-songwriter Tom Waits, whose intriguing song 'What's He Building in
One of the murky corners of financial aid deals with
withdrawals during the semester. Nobody
plans on this happening, but it can be a financial headache.
I was asked at a workshop Saturday whether entering students
are required to submit a FAFSA. The short answer is "no," but there are