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5 Questions College Tour Guides Are Dying to Answer

2017 FAFSA Changes: What’s New and What You Need to Know

6 Questions to Ask on Your College Tour—Because Your Parents Won’t

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The 5 Most In-Demand Majors for 2017

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Your College Application Checklist for November 2016

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5 Indiana Colleges with Rolling Admissions

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Subsidized vs. Unsubsidized Student Loans: Which Costs More?

Should You Pass on College Because of the Debt?

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Alumni Network: The Most Important (Yet Overlooked) Asset a College Can Offer

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3 Secrets to Getting the Highest Financial Aid Award

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What Influences Your Need-Based Award?

Backup Plan: How to Vary your Applications to Better Your Chances at Acceptance

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Applying to College: Realistic Timeline and Goals

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The Double Life; How to Pull Off Attending College While Working

3 Scholarships Every Indiana High School Senior Should Apply For

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All Colleges are Not Created Equal: For-Profit vs. Non-Profit Schools

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We Asked College Recruiters: What Makes an Applicant Stand Out?

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