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Do all colleges require an application fee?

Hi everyone, I'm a high school junior starting to research colleges, and I've noticed that many of them require an application fee. Do all colleges require this, or are there some that don't? Also, are there any fee waivers available for students in need? Thanks for your help!

10 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're starting your college research early. Not all colleges require an application fee, but many do. There are also colleges that have no application fee or offer fee waivers under specific circumstances. If you're concerned about the cost, try looking up 'colleges with no application fee' to find a list of options. Regarding fee waivers, the College Board and ACT offer fee waivers for students who qualify based on financial need. If you qualify for a fee waiver from these organizations, many colleges will also accept that waiver for their application fee. Additionally, some schools have their own fee waiver process that you can apply for directly. To find out if you're eligible for a fee waiver, it's essential to talk to your high school counselor, as they can guide you through the process. Best of luck in your college search!

10 months ago

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