Research & Advocacy
Paying for College
Issues Surrounding Parent Refusal to Contribute to College Costs (via Vox and Finaid.org)
What happens if your parents aren't helping out with college costs? Your financial aid package isn't likely to be more generous.
You May Also Like
2019 College Humor – Summer Job Plans
The thirteenth comic in the College Parents of America Humor series is now available on Collegeparents.org. This comic, a co-creation of College Parents of America and Hector Curriel, is particularly timely for students and parents negotiating summer budgets before back to school spending begins.
College Tips: Five Priorities for Freshmen
College is a whole different world than high school. Here’s are five essential tips for college parents and their students for their freshman year.
Last Minute Tips for Paying For College
Unlike nearly every other bill your family pays, you may be surprised to learn that your student bill for college may never arrive in your mail box. In fact, if the college mails a bill, it will almost certainly be addressed to the student.
Data Reveals – What is College Really Like
College Parents often ask what is college life really like. With polarized politics, rising student debt, mental health concerns, and increased institutional efforts to confront and prevent campus sexual assault represent some of the heated national topics that colleges and universities helped us measure in 2016. One resource we greatly respect is the Higher Education […]