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Think College Costs Are Going Up? You May be Wrong

Think College Costs Are Going Up? You May be Wrong

Discover the surprising truth about college costs: contrary to popular belief, they have been on a downward trend in recent years.

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Filling Out the FAFSA: Your Guide

Filling Out the FAFSA: Your Guide

The Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the basis on which colleges decide financial aid, so it is important students and parents fill them out.

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Summer Programs for High School Students

Summer Programs for High School Students

Summer internships or other immersive study opportunities can help in picking your major and applying to college. Here are some well-regarded programs.

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Filling out the CSS/Profile: Your Guide

Filling out the CSS/Profile: Your Guide

The CSS/Profile, like the Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA), it is used to determine how much money a college will offer you.

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Your Guide to Maximizing Financial Aid

Your Guide to Maximizing Financial Aid

College can cost upwards of $80,000 a year. Maximizing financial aid and qualifying for scholarships is critical. Here's how the system works.

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How to Research Colleges

How to Research Colleges

Researching colleges systematically and carefully is critical to building a list that genuinely fits the student.

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Showcase Your Extracurricular Activities

Showcase Your Extracurricular Activities

Explaining a student’s extracurricular activities is an integral part of the holistic admissions process at U.S. universities. Here's what you need to know.

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What Families Need to Know About College Financial Aid

What Families Need to Know About College Financial Aid

Student loan debt in the U.S. now exceeds $1.5 trillion dollars. Parents and students need to know how college financial aid works.

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Creating An Authentic Balance in Your College List

Creating An Authentic Balance in Your College List

To make a good college list, focus on finding good fits, rather than chasing after the highest-ranked colleges. Rankings are arbitrary.

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How You Can Thrive During Remote Learning

How You Can Thrive During Remote Learning

Last spring taught us some lessons about thriving with remote learning. Here are keys to success with online education during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Think College Costs Are Going Up? You May be Wrong

Think College Costs Are Going Up? You May be Wrong

Discover the surprising truth about college costs: contrary to popular belief, they have been on a downward trend in recent years.

 LifeLaunchr’s High School Research Program: Webinar

 LifeLaunchr’s High School Research Program: Webinar

Empowering Tomorrow’s Minds is offered in partnership with the International Research Institute and Prof. Malkin of Duke University.

Filling Out the FAFSA: Your Guide

Filling Out the FAFSA: Your Guide

The Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the basis on which colleges decide financial aid, so it is important students and parents fill them out.

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Summer Planning for College Readiness and Career Discovery: Webinar

Embark on a journey of self-discovery! Learn how strategic summer planning can boost college readiness and unveil exciting career paths.

LifeLaunchr’s AI-Powered College Profiles and Tools: Webinar

LifeLaunchr’s AI-Powered College Profiles and Tools: Webinar

Join us to explore how LifeLaunchr's revolutionary tools, featuring College Profiles can revolutionize the college research process.

Your Guide to College and Outside Scholarships: Webinar

Your Guide to College and Outside Scholarships: Webinar

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