Feb
22

The Need Based Aid Package

So, you didn’t get the scholarship you wanted. You're going to have to go somewhere else. Your top-choice university is just too expensive. Wait, don't give up hope yet. The sticker price, the overall cost of your university is hardly ever the price that students actually pay. For all you know the more expensive university just might end up being the more feasible option for you. It all depends on you financial aid package. According to U.S. News 62 colleges met full financial aid … [Read more...]

Feb
22

You Don’t have to be Best Friends

…but shouldn’t you at least try? Living with another person isn’t easy. A balanced friendship is hard to maintain when you’re constantly invading each other’s space and struggling to compromise over even the most insignificant issues. Whose food is that in the fridge? What temperature should the thermostat be set at? Should the TV be on at night? It’s even more difficult to get along well if you didn’t choose your roommate. Freshmen year when you’ve been randomly assigned … [Read more...]