Emma Kane

Emma Kane

Emma is an experienced content writer and copy editor with a Bachelor's Degree in Rhetoric from Bates College and a background in advertising. She has a deep interest in international development, specifically within the context of displaced peoples, and now works full time for a refugee relief organization in their international education technical unit.

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What is “Percent Need Met” in Financial Aid?

The price of attending a college or university is substantial, especially if you have to pay for school in full - meanin...

What is the Difference Between College Degrees?

Welcome to the world of higher education! There are so many options and so much terminology in this place, where do you ...

What is a Research University?

With the incredible pool of colleges and universities available around the world, it can be daunting to even begin your ...

Why Would I Attend a School that Doesn’t Cover 100% of My Financial Need?

There are so many colleges in the United States and around the world all with their own unique qualities. For each futur...

What’s the Difference Between Getting 100% of Financial Need Covered and Getting a “Full Ride”?

Parents and students alike are looking to make college more affordable. There are a variety of ways that schools and sch...

What Does Demonstrated Financial Need Mean?

When applying for college or university, the first thing any student and family should do is complete the FAFSAⓇ. The FA...

What Does it Mean When a School Covers 100% of Need?

Going to college is expensive - or at least it can be. To combat this, there are some schools that claim to cover 100% o...

What is a Title IV School?

Title IV: You might have seen this term around during your college research. Whether or not your school of choice is a T...

How Much Does Room and Board Cost for College?

It’s time to apply to college. Chances are, like most future undergraduate students, you plan to apply to multiple schoo...

Is Tuition per Year or per Semester?

If you went to public high school, chances are you’ve never had to pay tuition before. This can leave you with a lot of ...

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