Valuable insights from Lynn O’Shaughnessy
a nationally recognized college expert.
St. Joseph's University
July 24, 2013
Beware of the College Bait and Switch
I heard this week from a father from Southern California whose son will soon be starting his sophomore year at American University in Washington DC. He has a daughter who is also interested in attending college on the East Coast. Here is part of his email: My son loves AU which fits his interest in politics and government, but as...
September 19, 2012
A Shrinking Financial Aid Package
When families look at financial aid packages they often assume that a school’s financial aid support will remain the same for four years. That, however, is a dangerous assumption to make. The financial support that some colleges and universities give students will shrink after their freshmen year even as their yearly costs continue to rise. Checking Aid Packages Why would...