Paying for College

College can be expensive — learn how others are thinking about college affordability
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4 days ago
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Can I reach out to financial aid office even before getting financial aid letter?

Hello,

Is it a good idea to reach out to an out of state college and ask if my son stands any chance of getting financial aid? We do have the estimated SAI from the new FAFSA form.

The out of state coll …

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12 days ago
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How do I sign up for financial aid

Yeh

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14 days ago
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Internships

Hey! I'm a freshman and was thinking about applying for internships. Are there any good websites for computer science or medical internships for freshmen?

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15 days ago
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Scholarships

Hey! I'm about to finish my freshman year and am starting to think about applying for scholarships. Are there any websites/organizations that offer a boatload of scholarships? And is there a limit to …

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18 days ago
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What are good scholarship websites to look at

I have filled out 76 scholarships on bold.org and haven't gotten any. I am trying really hard to find other things but I don't know what to trust. I need help with having money for college and I am do …

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18 days ago
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Navigating the American Grading System: A European Freshman's Perspective

Hi! I am a European freshman trying to comprehend the American grading system, and it seems to be quite confusing for me since I don’t have AP or Honors classes. In my highschool, I only have optional …

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19 days ago
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one month to get a great SAT score (need advice!!)

I am a senior taking the SAT next month in March and I want to have a score higher than 1200. I want to go to University of Houston, but I have a score of 1060 (to me, it's really embarrassing). I wan …

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19 days ago
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Should a junior be looking for scholarships and applying to them?

I'm a junior in high school. Should I already be looking for scholarships and applying to them? What are some that I should look at? I have a 1560 on the SAT and am interested in STEM. I'm Japanese an …

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22 days ago
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What is the best way to get a sports scholarship?

Hi I´m trying to figure out how I would be able to get a scholarship into a university/college for my sports achievements because one of my dreams is to do sports at the college level so I would hopef …

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22 days ago
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Scholarships

Hi, my name is Razan, and I am a high senior I was wondering should I take the march SAT to increase my score (I had a 1350 before) and to apply for scholarships or is it too late? I wasn't able to ta …

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a month ago
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Scholarship Opportunities for a Junior

I’m a Junior in high school, and all I see online is people applying for scholarships and ending up with really amazing opportunities because of it. I’ve spent hours clicking away on scholarships and …

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a month ago
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gpa im low sat exam high

My GPA is 2.0 but my SAT exam is 1500 points. I want to study architecture at the University of Manchester. Do you think my SAT score will compensate for my GPA? Also, what should I do to get accepted …

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a month ago
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How to stand-out to colleges if ACT score isn't good?

Hi, I've taken the ACT 4 times and still can't seem to get a 25. I am a high school senior, so time is quickly running out. Should I sign up to take the ACT again? Would it be worth it?

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a month ago
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what is a 4.0 in percentage

It seems to vary depending on who I ask. I was under the impression that it was always 100%, but my honors comp teacher said that 95% and above also counted. This confused me.

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a month ago
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Is there a full ride to Blackburn College?

I am a current sophomore and I will be graduating next year. I have a 4.3 on a 4.0 scale. I live in Illinois. I am also the top of my class. I take honors and AP depending on what my school allows. Ne …

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a month ago
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What does the Student Aid Index (SAI) mean? I´ ve done some research but am confused how it works for aid.

Hi! I´ m Anastasia. I´ m a high school senior who has a 4.0 GPA and will be majoring in Chemical Engineering.

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a month ago
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Is There a Full-Ride for University of Houston

Hello! I am currently in high school in Texas, and I will be graduating this year. I plan on majoring in education at the University of Houston. I was wondering how you could apply for a full-ride sch …

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a month ago
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What is the fastest way to get scholarships for college?

I am a senior in high school, and plan to go to Davenport for a Bachelors in Science of Nursing. I have applied to some scholarships, but have very little time to apply, and want to get as many as I c …

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a month ago
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Getting a higher GPA/ or test scores like ACT/PACT

Hello! I'm Taylor, 15-year-old male (white). I live in Louisiana which if you already didn't know is the 3rd worst state in public education for the United States. My chances of getting into normal sc …

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2 months ago
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Ways to Get Money

Hi! I hope everyone's having a great day!

A bit about me so nobody's confused - I am a non-minority (white) female in 12th grade. I got a 28 on the ACT and have a 3.5 grade average, although it slips u …

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