Tag: financial aid

How Parents and Students Can Tackle College Financing

November 20, 2017 | Edmit

No one likes a tough talk about finances. Here are a few conversation starters to help parents and college-bound students talk about tuition, financial aid, and shared responsibilities.

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6 Tips for Getting the Most Merit Aid

November 13, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

Merit aid is one way to help bridge the financial aid gap and cover your college costs. Here are a few tips for getting the most merit aid.

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Early Decision, Early Action, and Regular Admission: What’s the Difference?

October 20, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

There are multiple ways to apply to college: early decision, early action, and regular admission. Knowing the differences between these can make it easier to decide when to apply.

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4 Things to Think About When Choosing a College

October 16, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

There are many things to think about when choosing a college. Here are a few things to consider as you narrow down your options.

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6 Deadlines to Keep in Mind During Your College Search

October 2, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

To prevent delays and avoid missing out on opportunities, it’s important to be aware of the deadlines for the colleges or programs you’re interested in. Here are a few deadlines to keep in mind.

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5 Terms You Need to Know if You’re Paying for School

August 7, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

You may come across a variety of important terms throughout the financial aid process. Here are a few of the need-to-know terms if you’re paying for school.

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Is a private student loan right for me?

July 17, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

Wondering whether you need a private student loan? Here are a few reasons why you might look beyond a federal student loan to finance your college costs.

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Student Loans 101: The Basics

July 3, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

Thinking about taking out a student loan to pay for college? Learn the basics of how federal and private student loans work as you begin to explore your options.

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The Financial Side of Transferring Schools

May 15, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

Transferring schools can be a big decision, and it’s important to think through the financial impacts. Here are a few things to consider.

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What is the Financial Aid Shopping Sheet?

April 10, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans

If you are new to the college application process then you probably have some questions about the Financial Aid Shopping Sheet. We break it down and help answer some of your questions.

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