Practical Advice for Dealing with the High Cost of College

This presentation covers how to pay for college as well as :

  • What colleges cost now and what the future holds.
  • How to evaluate if you will qualify for aid.
  • How to locate merit scholarships.
  • Tips for making it easier to complete the FAFSA aid application.
  • Evaluating award letters and getting to the bottom line.
  • What to do if the amount of aid falls short of what is needed.
All employees
Course Length:
One hour
Don Betterton, former director of financial aid at Princeton and long-time member of the admission committee
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