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How I Paid for College: Barnard College Alum Naomi T.

Forget just a penny for your thoughts: Thousands of words saved thousands of dollars for recent Barnard College graduate...

Giving More Power to Student Consumers: Why We Started Edmit

Like any good origin story, a chance conversation lead to an innovative idea. If you’ve read Edmit’s profile in the Bost...

Will Attending a More Selective School Guarantee Future Success?

Many high school students face pressure to attend a selective college or university in the pursuit of future success. At...

With Dropping College Enrollments, Students and Parents Have Real Buying Power

If you follow trends in higher education, you’re aware that most universities and colleges in the United States are anti...

Filtering Out the Noise Around Student Loan Debt

We hear it often, and the problem is real: The average total cost of attending college in the U.S. (tuition, fees, room,...

Why College Net Price Calculators Aren’t Enough...

A few years ago, I got my father a headlamp for Christmas. He lives in a rural area, and often needs a hands-free way to...

How I’m Paying for College: University of North Texas Student Agustin Vallejo

Persistence and dedication have paid off in terms of scholarships for University of North Texas student--and Edmit schol...

December's Edmit Scholarship: The results are in!

We’re thrilled to announce the winner of the January 2018 Edmit scholarship, Byria Hamblin! Byria will be enrolling at T...

How I’m Paying for College: Tulane Student Byria Hamblin

Edmit scholarship finalist Byria Hamblin has big plans: finish her undergraduate degree at Tulane, go to law school, and...

Why ‘The Perfect Fit’ College is a Myth

“By and large, colleges aren’t doing a good enough job explaining to applicants how admissions choices stem from their p...