September 18, 2018

A resume can seem pointless when you’re still in high school. You’re likely imagining a stuffy document with a ton of impressive job titles and...

September 17, 2018

You should file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as it becomes available October 1. The FAFSA has a 21-month application...

September 17, 2018

Public Service Loan Forgiveness and other loan forgiveness programs are complicated, so there are many ways in which a borrower can lose eligibility for loan...

September 17, 2018

Every summer, high school students choose between internships, jobs and volunteer opportunities. All of these can be rewarding, but many students wonder what colleges and...

September 14, 2018

Just thinking about earning an undergraduate degree can be stressful. It’s also common to worry about getting into a college or university, paying for it...

September 13, 2018

You’re bound to make a lot of new friends in an undergraduate program, yet your peers aren’t the only ones on campus you should form...

September 13, 2018

Many potential artists pursue degrees in visual art or design at colleges or universities that offer non-related programs. Also, many schools allow students to pursue a...

September 13, 2018

When deciding which colleges and universities to apply to, it takes more than comparing each institution’s price to find the right pick. There are several...

September 13, 2018

The sooner you decide on a major, the sooner you can land internships and ready yourself for a job by the time you graduate from a...

September 13, 2018

Whether you’re an incoming freshman looking to make some extra spending money or a rising high school junior hoping to get some experience in a...

September 11, 2018

Earnings in a 529 college savings plan can ensure that all collegiate expenses will be covered. Additionally, earnings grow federal tax-free and will not be...

September 11, 2018

The Federal Consolidation Loan combines multiple Federal Education Loans into a single loan, simplifying the repayment process. Read on for everything you need to know...

September 11, 2018

The borrower of a Federal PLUS loan must not have an adverse credit history. Learn how you can address an unfavorable credit history with extenuating...

September 10, 2018

Summer is a great time for high school juniors to impress colleges. Here are a few activities that students can do to add some bling...

September 10, 2018

There are many different types of student loans available. The main distinction is between federal education loans and non-federal education loans. Non-federal education loans include...

September 10, 2018

Many lenders offer private student loans, from banks and credit unions to other financial institutions. So how do you choose a private student loan from the...

September 10, 2018

The summer before college can be a time to unwind from the stress of college admissions. But it is also a good time to prepare for...

September 7, 2018

Most students find that their financial aid package falls short of covering all costs. This is partly because financial aid formulas provide a harsh assessment...

September 7, 2018

Employer-Paid Tuition Assistance

Amount

$5,250

Eligible Expenses

Tuition, Fees, Course Materials

Eligible Students

No restrictions

Number of Years

Unlimited

Income Phase-outs

None

Up to $5,250...

September 6, 2018

If you must work during the summer, try finding a part-time job that fits your schedule and demands. Remember, when applying for a job, think...

September 5, 2018

The option to take a class online is a somewhat new idea. As a result, there are a lot of opinions regarding the quality of...

September 4, 2018

Although earning a double major requires more work, you can walk away with two degrees. Take a look at these subjects that pair well for...

September 4, 2018

Students (and their parents) often feel that they must choose the most prestigious college possible. But data demonstrates that you don’t need to enroll in a...

September 4, 2018

Internships provide out-of-classroom knowledge that is useful for college admissions and the professional world. Students who complete internships show initiative to future employers and colleges. Here...

August 31, 2018

By your junior year of high school, you could have the option to study abroad or work as an intern. Opportunities like these often are during...

August 31, 2018

Paying for your gap year doesn’t have to be a challenge. You can take this time time to explore hobbies, volunteer or travel the world. You also...

August 31, 2018

Deciding to double major is not an easy choice. There is a lot to consider, especially if you’re majoring in two unrelated fields. Double majoring...

August 30, 2018

College financial aid administrators can change a student’s dependency status from dependent to independent through a dependency override on a case-by-case basis. This can make...

August 30, 2018

For some people, a gap year might be necessary. For others, it’s a desirable option before heading to college. If you are taking a gap...

August 30, 2018

You graduated from college with student loan debt and you want to pay it off as quickly as possible. These tips will help you tackle...

August 30, 2018

Covering the cost of college means some students work when they’re on campus. Balancing classwork and a job can be tough, but it’s not impossible. Here’s...

August 30, 2018

Federal and state government employees and members of the U.S. Armed Forces may be eligible for government-sponsored student loan repayment assistance programs (LRAP). This is...

August 29, 2018

Attending a college or university will lead to a career in which you can succeed and love what you do. But school is so much more than...

August 29, 2018

Getting a campus job is never a bad idea, whether you are paying your own way through school or would just like a little extra...

August 28, 2018

Many high schoolers take on part-time jobs to help pay for entertainment expenses, get work experience and save up for college. Learn how to do...

August 28, 2018

If your total student loan debt exceeds your annual income by the time you graduate, don’t fret! You have the option to pay back your...

August 27, 2018

Choosing a major is a huge decision because it will impact your college years, internship options and your future career. That means it's not a decision...

August 27, 2018

There are many reasons why you should have a part-time job during high school and college. You’ll earn spending money, save a little and make great...

August 23, 2018

What are the highest-paying college majors? You may have heard STEM fields are where you want to look if you’re seeking a lucrative degree, but...