1. Grades matter more than ever.
2. Early birds will get more scholarship worms.
3. Students should apply to at least a couple of affordable schools.
4. Students should apply to at least a couple of generous schools.
- 49 States Flunk College Affordability Test (U.S. News – Education)
California, the only state that passed in the study, scraped by with a C minus
- How to Maximize Your Student’s Chances for Merit Aid (U.S. News – Education)
- How Can I Improve My Chances of Getting Need-based Grants? (U.S. News – Education)
Last Updated: January 16, 2009