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For an additional $20, you can request a copy of your ACT score and answers ($18 for SAT). This can help students see exactly which problems they missed and boost their overall chances of improving their score. more

Oct 7, 2015 11:00 AM DYK

During the fall, hundreds of colleges nationwide will waive their application fees to honor free College Application Week. The exact time the week is observed may vary by state. For example: Tennessee: Sept. 28-Oct. 2 Michigan: Oct. 26-30 Alabama: more

Aug 26, 2015 10:31 AM DYK

Over 60 colleges in the U.S. offer free summer and fall campus visits to under-represented and diverse students. But hurry, a few deadlines have passed and some are approaching soon! more

Aug 26, 2015 9:56 AM DYK

Aug 11, 2015 9:47 AM DYK

One-third of students are graduating with no student loan debt at all. And although the average student loan debt of recent grads is about $29,000, 58 percent of students borrowed less than $10,000 To learn more, view or download our free student... more

Aug 4, 2015 10:37 AM DYK

Each year, nearly 350,000 students and families are affected by scholarship scams -- costing them more than $5 million annually. Check out this quick list of red flags you don't want to miss by clicking here and find out where to get help in case more

Aug 4, 2015 10:35 AM DYK

There is an increasing number of schools in the U.S offering a "no-loan" policy for students who come from a lower-income family. These colleges are eliminating loans for students whose families earn less than $60,000. In some cases, the income thres more

Jul 20, 2015 9:30 AM DYK

College majors play a big role in the amount students earn over the life of their careers. For example, take a look at the following estimated earnings for these undergrad degrees: more

Jul 7, 2015 9:13 AM DYK

The average student loan debt for recent grads has risen to an all-time high of about $35,000. To help offset this financial aid crisis, click here to learn ways to earn loan forgiveness and discover creative alternatives to score more financial more

Jul 6, 2015 12:02 PM DYK

Student loans from private lenders are becoming a more borrower-friendly option for some students, saving them thousands over the life of the loan. Some benefits include: more

Jul 6, 2015 11:59 AM DYK

You can save an average of $5,000- $24,000 on college costs each year by participating in grade acceleration programs like Dual Enrollment, Accelerated High School, and Early College while still in high school. more

Jun 5, 2015 12:59 PM DYK

A growing number of schools nationwide are not requiring applicants to submit their standardize test scores. Now there are over 850 of these test-optional schools with more than two dozen schools joining since last year alone. more

May 28, 2015 12:25 PM DYK

You can request a copy of your ACT test questions and answers to see which questions you missed. more

May 21, 2015 11:31 AM DYK

Interested in a career in the Culinary Arts? This summer, rising 9th-12th grade students nationwide have an opportunity to participate in a one-week, residential program with the Chef Tech Academy at Auburn University. There are a few weeks to... more

May 13, 2015 8:46 AM DYK

Data from the Census Bureau reveal that most students with some college and no degree will have a greater earning potential if they pursue a professional certification or educational certificate instead of a stand-alone associate's degree. more

May 1, 2015 11:27 AM DYK

"Up-credentialing" is the latest trend. Even though most middle-skills jobs don't require a bachelor's degree, many employers demand for more and higher academic credentials due to their dissatisfaction with the quality of degree-holders. more

May 1, 2015 11:26 AM DYK

Starbucks plans to fund 25,000 of it's employees with four years of free tuition towards an online degree. more

May 1, 2015 11:25 AM DYK

In 2012, nearly half of college graduates between the ages of 22 and 27 were unemployed or had jobs that didn't use their degrees. -National Center for Education Statistics more

Apr 6, 2015 12:53 PM DYK

37% of freshmen surveyed in 1971 said college was essential to being very well off financially, while 73% of more

Apr 6, 2015 9:13 AM DYK

Seven in 10 college seniors (69%) who graduated in 2013 had student loan debt, with an average of $28,400 per borrower. To help students eliminate the amount of student loan debt they owe, check out our list of creative and promising ways to pay for more

Mar 18, 2015 12:48 PM DYK

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