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The Coronavirus Impact on College Financial Health

Higher education has been one of the most severely impacted sectors by the coronavirus. College-bound students and their...

Is online tuition less than in-person tuition?

One of the biggest education stories this spring was how many students - of all ages - have transitioned to virtual onli...

Researching Colleges: COVID-19 Edition

The higher education landscape is changing, fast. There are stories every day of how colleges are responding differently...

How to Decide If a Community College Is Right for You

Nearly 7 million students were enrolled in two-year (community) colleges in 2018 - representing about 41% of all undergr...

Is it a good idea to take a gap year during the coronavirus?

With the coronavirus continuing to keep us home and keep schools and campuses closed, high school seniors and their fami...

SoFi and Edmit Partner to Help Next Generation of College Students Get Their Money Right

When we started Edmit in 2017, our mission was to empower families as they approached the decision of where to go to col...

Colleges and Universities That Are Need Blind

“Need blind” and “need aware” are different financial aid admissions policies. The terms refer to whether the college co...

Better Off After College: Q&A with the Authors of Edmit's Book

About the Book Better Off After College is a step-by-step guide for families who want to enjoy all of the benefits of a ...

[Better Off Book Preview] How to Estimate Your Costs for Schools You are Interested In

We’re continuing to share previews of our upcoming book, Better Off After College. From Chapter Three, "Junior Year: Ref...

[Better Off Book Preview] “Need-Based” vs. “Merit-Based” Financial Aid

We’re continuing to share previews of our upcoming book, Better Off After College. From Chapter Two, "Early High School:...

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