Alexandria Williams

Alexandria Williams

Alex is an educator and developer in Southern California. An alumna of the University of Michigan and the University of Oxford, she earned seven academic scholarships to fund her education and enjoys helping international and underrepresented students do the same.

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Does Financial Aid Cover Room And Board?

When researching the cost of college, most people focus on tuition rates. However, the total cost of college is based on...

10 States With Least Expensive Room And Board

At some universities, living in the college dorms is not only part of the university experience, but it’s also mandatory...

10 States With The Most Expensive Room And Board

If you’re thinking about going to college out-of-state or attending a college that requires students to live on-campus, ...

Colleges With Free Room And Board

When researching colleges, it’s equally important to look at rates for tuition and room and board. The average cost of r...

How To Pay For Room And Board In College

Many students find that their Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is much higher than anticipated, and they are left with...

5 Public Universities with Affordable Room and Board

According to the 2018 College Board Trends in College Pricing report, the average cost of room and board at four-year pu...

Do You Have to Pay Room and Board If You Live at Home?

Do You Have to Pay Room and Board if You Live at Home?

How Does Room and Board Affect the Cost of Attendance?

The Cost of Attendance (COA) is an estimate of all allowable costs (see more on allowable cost below) for the period of ...

5 Private Colleges with Affordable Room and Board

According to the College Board's annual Trends in College Prices study, the average room and board cost for private coll...

Can a 529 Plan Be Used to Pay for Room and Board?

What is a 529 Plan?

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