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Should I choose a school based upon preference or financial needs?
I am a senior that is going into computer science. I really love this one college but I also know my finances should be taken into consideration. I am told I will get the same degree regardless but at the same time I know this is the school I really want to go to. What should I do? #college...
Why do some universities push you towards a career where you have no experience?
My professors are great, but I am finding that now that I am in the work force that I do not have the proper background for the position. How can they guide you you one way because you do feel passion for it, but didn't know you will never be a complete success. You owe money and you need to...
How much does the parental contribution increase for the colleges I'll mention if I try to pay it all off by scholarships?
I heard from the Standford admission office that if you try to pay off all the parental contribution through scholarships, they reduce your need based financial aid and increase your parental contribution. How much do they increase it by? Do they also do this for MIT, UCSD, UC Berkeley, UCLA,...
Are there any scholarships for students who have siblings with autism ?
I wanted to know if there were any scholarships for students that have siblings with autism. I was told that there were some but was not able to find them. #college #college-admissions #college-bound #scholarships #majors #college-jobs #college-selection #autism
What kind of program should i do to display my skills to colleges?
I want to know some projects I should complete to show to colleges my skills.
What do colleges look at most when offering scholarships?
Do colleges look at GPA, test scores, or personal statement/essays more when considering students for scholarships?
#scholarships #college #college-admissions
Does where you go to college really matter? Is money an actual valid reason for giving up your top choice school?
I have the chance to go to a decent school with a good program for free plus room and board grants, and they are also guaranteeing me a spot in their graduate school. However, I feel that the school is not for me. I feel uncomfortable and claustrophobic there, and I don't feel any connection to...
Do I have to reapply or resubmit fafsa applications each year I attend college?
I'm going to need financial aid, and hopefully the process will be simple! #financial-services #fafsa #process