A Community Member Shares HBCU Scholarship and College Application Tips

A Community Member Shares HBCU Scholarship and College Application Tips

This story was first published in our Paying for College 101 Facebook community. It’s been edited for clarity and flow. 

SAT and ACT Prep: Your Guide to the Best Free Resources

SAT and ACT Prep: Your Guide to the Best Free Resources

SAT and ACT prep doesn’t have to be expensive; in fact, many of the best resources are free. Below, I’ve

CSS Profile vs FAFSA: What’s the Difference?

CSS Profile vs FAFSA: What’s the Difference?

There are two main financial aid forms: the FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, and the

Academic Burnout: How a Mom Helped Her Son Through a Difficult Time

Academic Burnout: How a Mom Helped Her Son Through a Difficult Time

This anonymous post originally ran in our Paying For College 101 group. It really struck a chord. We’ve edited the

PROOF POINTS: Colleges that ditched test scores for admissions find it’s harder to be fair in choosing students, researcher says

PROOF POINTS: Colleges that ditched test scores for admissions find it’s harder to be fair in choosing students, researcher says

This story about test optional admissions was written by Jill Barshay and produced by The Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, independent news organization focused

Engineering Colleges: My Son’s Admissions Journey

Engineering Colleges: My Son’s Admissions Journey

This story was originally published in our Paying for College 101 (PFC 101) group. It has been edited for clarity