My Student Received a 1098-T, Now What?

My Student Received a 1098-T, Now What?

What is a 1098-T Form? The 1098-T Tax form is a form eligible colleges or other post-secondary institutions send to students who in the previous tax year paid “qualified educational expenses”. What are Qualified Education Expenses? Qualified education expenses can...
Cultivating Your Child’s Potential: At What Cost?

Cultivating Your Child’s Potential: At What Cost?

As parents, we always want what is best for our children. What better way to provide them with the best opportunity to succeed than to send them to the best college or university? What happens when the costs of going to college are not completely covered by...

What to Do if Your Child Doesn’t Get Into Their Dream School

By Heather McCutchen: InGenius Prep Counselor, Former Admissions Reader from Dartmouth College, Mother of Two Ivy League Graduates It’s awful when your kid’s dream is crushed, no matter the situation. I’ve worked in and around higher education for thirty years and I...

After High School Alternatives to College

After graduating from high school, many students think the only thing they need to do is go to college. While a college degree can be beneficial, it is not for everyone. There are five alternatives to college that students should think about once they graduate high...
Choosing College: 5 Tips for Parents

Choosing College: 5 Tips for Parents

By Michael B. Horn and Bob Moesta Over the last several years, we collected and analyzed more than 200 personal stories and surveys of more than 1,000 students who chose different paths for higher education to understand what was causing them to enroll. We discovered...
Highschool is Over, Now What?

Highschool is Over, Now What?

High school is over, or the end is in sight. You’ve signed yearbooks and finished your finals and now take a look at the future. Are you unsure of what you want to do with your life? Does the idea of jumping into college feel overwhelming? Not sure what major to...

Does Music Help You Study? Here’s What Science Says

Studying can be a bit challenging at times and can also be boring. But you have to stay motivated in order to be able to accomplish something. For students and people who just want to learn something new, music can be very helpful. This has recently been backed by...

College Apartment Essentials

When you are looking for a college apartment it is wise to be sure that your college apartment at least has some essential facilities. There are many things that a student need in their college apartment to get a convenient lifestyle. Life in college can be tough and...