TITLE

Almost anything goes

AUTHOR(S)
Sanoff, Alvin P.; Tooley, Jo Ann
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/11/93, Vol. 115 Issue 14, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how hard-pressed schools are cutting deals to land the students they want. How schools are using tactics that would have once been unthinkable; Approach of putting a `sticker price' on tuition then offering discounts, or merit awards; How many schools will now negotiate over the amount of aid with increasingly aggressive parents and students; Entitlement versus need; Government aid.
ACCESSION #
9310067511

 

Related Articles

  • Getting to the bottom line. Tooley, Jo Ann // U.S. News & World Report;9/23/96, Vol. 121 Issue 12, p83 

    Discusses the realities families face as they work to obtain financial aid for the college education of their children. The differences between what financial aid officers say and what the student eventually receives; The need to scrutinize different financial aid packages from different...

  • COMMUNITY NEWS.  // Credit Union Journal;7/9/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p24 

    The article offers news briefs in the U.S. in 2012 including the 75th anniversary of Educators Credit Union (CU), the scholarships grant of Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (FCU) to six local students, and the Solarity CU scholarships to local students.

  • Making college affordable.  // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections;Jan99, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p11 

    Reports that several private scholarship programs are available from the United States Commission for Scholastic Assistance. Contact information.

  • 2007-2008 Financial Aid Scholars.  // Foreign Service Journal;Jan2008, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p66 

    The article lists the recipients of the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) financial aid scholarship for the year 2007-2008 which includes Morgan Anderson, Paul Armstrong and David Bobb.

  • Searching for scholarships.  // Career World;Oct96, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p26 

    Presents advice on how to look for scholarship money to fund college or vocational-technical school in the United States. Techniques on how to improve the application process; Search for colleges that match needs and interests; Requesting scholarship applications and information; Attendance at...

  • Co-op communicators offer travel scholarship.  // Rural Cooperatives;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p33 

    Presents information on the travel scholarship offered by the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives to college communications students. Paid participation in the 1998 Institute of the Cooperative Communicators Association in New Mexico on June 6-10, 1998; Eligibility requirements; Contact...

  • Contribute to LIFE Lessons' Scholarship Fund.  // Advisor Today;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p53 

    The article presents a request for contributions to the LIFE Lessons' Scholarship Program Fund to help college students with financial difficulties because a parent or guardian died without any life insurance in the U.S.

  • GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS IN EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY AND RELATED FIELDS.  // Journal of Mammalogy;Jun2016, Vol. 97 Issue 3, p1009 

    The article informs that the U.S.-based National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) is planning to include graduate training in its portfolio, by offering one-semester fellowships for graduate students to pursue research with a NESCent sabbatical scholar.

  • THE SCHOLARSHIP SITUATION TODAY.  // Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep55, Vol. 34 Issue 8/9, p198 

    Focuses on sources that finance general scholarship programs in the U.S. as of August 1, 1955. Revelation that since World War II donations of business corporations for higher education have increased steadily; Information on various corporations of the U.S. making sizeable donations to higher...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics