The Teen Who Got Into All 8 Ivy League Schools

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The Teen Who Got Into All 8 Ivy League Schools

The Teen Who Got Into All 8 Ivy League Schools

The Ivy League universities are notoriously hard to get into, but that didn’t stop one New Yorker from applying to all eight. Long shot, right? Apparently not. August Uwamanzu-Nna from Long Island, New York was accepted to the eight Ivy League schools— Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton, and Yale — as... Read More

10 Cities With Affordable Off-Campus Housing

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10 Cities With Affordable Off-Campus Housing

10 Cities With Affordable Off-Campus Housing

Being a college student today can be tough. Beyond concerns about classes and friends, there are student loans and housing to worry about. The latter is especially troublesome, as many colleges are packed to the rafters and can’t afford to house every student. And even when they can, costs aren’t guaranteed to be cheap; one... Read More

7 Ways to Pay for College Without Student Loans

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7 Ways to Pay for College Without Student Loans

7 Ways to Pay for College Without Student Loans

College isn’t cheap — and the price continues to rise year after year. Student loans are the first place most prospective students look to, but they are not always necessarily the right option. Federal student loans can cover the bulk of college costs, but they may not foot the entire bill for some students. And when... Read More

8 Secrets to Getting College Scholarships

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8 Secrets to Getting College Scholarships

8 Secrets to Getting College Scholarships

With the cost of college steadily increasing, paying for school can be seriously daunting to prospective students. Student loans may seem like the only option, but there are ways to get money for school that don’t have to be paid back … ever. Check out the following tips to help secure scholarships that can help pay... Read More

Celebrities Donate $500K for College Scholarships

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Celebrities Donate $500K for College Scholarships

Celebrities Donate $500K for College Scholarships

For millions of American students, scholarships are crucial to making college affordable and avoiding the sometimes-overwhelming burden of student loan debt. Anthony Anderson, star of the TV show “Black-ish” remembers how difficult it was to pay for college, even 20 years ago. “My parents couldn’t afford sending me to school, so I understand firsthand,” Anderson... Read More

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