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Smart Money: Students Save Big With Community College

Everyone knows community college tuition costs less than four-year colleges and universities. Community college tuition in California is cheaper by a country mile, for sure. While huge, college tuition savings are just the beginning of the money-saving good news. Housing costs, food costs, and parking costs all need to be factored in, as well, and…Continue Reading

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Campus living at community college. Some California community colleges, such as Columbia College in Sonora, California, have full-service adult living facilities right on campus. Studies show that campus living has a positive impact on student outcomes, and it’s as important as ever that they have a safe environment in which to thrive. California Student Housing…Continue Reading

College Application Deadlines: Missed Opportunity Turns Golden

College Application Deadlines: Missed Opportunity Turns Golden

Early Action. Early Decision. Regular Decision. Three phrases very familiar to high school seniors that all share at least one thing in common: deadlines. All three are types of deadlines for when applications for college admission are due. From mid-November through mid-January, the deadlines are here and gone in the blink of an eye, with…Continue Reading

Essential Info About FAFSA Changes For Students

Essential Info About FAFSA Changes For Students

Starting in the previous school year (2015), the US Department of Education initiated the rollout of a few significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA is often the first financial resource counselor suggest parents turn to for help in covering the costs of higher education for their children. These changes…Continue Reading