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The Value of Accurate Cost Estimates for All Students

Last week, the Institute for College Access and Success (TICAS) released an article that says, a popular data source underestimates costs for students living at home. But both TICAS’s own…

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More Than Tuition: Improving Financial Literacy

After colleges set their Cost of Attendance (COA), financially needy students often have to confront a difficult question: how much debt can they afford to take on? Cash-strapped students obviously don’t…

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More Than Tuition: Trends in Cost Estimates Over Time

Earlier this week we explored how colleges in the same geographic area often produce wildly different cost estimates for off-campus housing when calculating their COA. The wide disparities in these…