How to Get a Great College Scholarship or Job Reference

Janet Barger Credit Union Student ChoiceWritten by: Janet Barger of Student Choice

In today’s competitive college admissions scholarship awarding environment, how do you stand out?  How do you make an impression? One of the ways to set yourself apart when applying for admission, scholarships or grants (see my scholarship/grant article), or jobs (see Sharon’s jobs article), is to…

Study Abroad During College with the Help of Financial Aid

Steve Wynne Student Choice

Written by: Steve Wynne of Student Choice

An Intro to Study Abroad

Imagine this.

You are in a large room in the British Library translating one of only four surviving texts of the Magna Carta 1215 – alone – when you find the first recorded use of the term “freeman.”

Or, you’re startled to the point of speechlessness when seeing “Dachau” as a train station in…

What Are Tuition Payment Plans and How Can They Save You Money?

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Written by: Tracie McGetrick of Student Choice 

It seems like every time I visit a college, I hear someone talking about payment plans and getting their loans paid off when they graduate. And for good reason. If you’re like many college students and you’re thinking about graduating, or someone in your family is, then I suggest…

Student Lending Legislation Changes… and Why You Should Care

Tyler Disburg Credit Union Student ChoiceWritten by: Tyler Disburg of Student Choice

Public policy affects an increasingly large portion of our lives, and yet by and large Americans remain on the sidelines of the political process. Why?

“It’s messy.”

“My voice doesn’t count.”

“One person can’t really effect change.”

 

 

 

We’ve heard them all before. You may have even said something similar to friends and family.

Strikingly, our younger generations tend to have…