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Colleges with 100% financial aid coverage

Hello fellow students! I'm looking for colleges that provide 100% financial aid coverage for those who have demonstrated need. Can anyone recommend some colleges that have such a system of need-based aid? Thanks so much!

6 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're considering financial aid as an important factor in your college search. There are a number of colleges with a commitment to meeting 100% of demonstrated need for all admitted students. I will list some of these institutions below:

1. Ivy League Schools (Harvard, Yale, Princeton, etc.)

2. Stanford University

3. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

4. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

5. Duke University

6. University of Chicago

7. Northwestern University

8. University of Notre Dame

These are just a few examples of colleges with 100% financial aid coverage, but there are many others. Keep in mind that the specific aid offered will depend on your individual financial circumstances. To get an estimate of your financial aid package, you can use the net price calculator available on each school's website. This tool will give you an idea of the costs you can expect, making it easier to compare various institutions.

Remember that some colleges might provide more generous aid packages through grants and scholarships, while others may include a mix of loans and work-study programs. Ensure that you understand the breakdown of the aid offered and the potential long-term impact of any loans you may have to take.

Last but not least, consider applying to schools with a diverse range of selectivity, as some less competitive institutions may offer attractive merit-based aid packages to attract top talents. Good luck with your college search!

6 months ago

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