Applying to College on a Budget
Getting into college costs money. Application fees, private tutors, SAT preparation, all these things and more can add up to big bucks. Here a few web resources for parents and students interested in applying to college on a limited budget.
- SAT Fees and Fee Wavers
- The Key1 and Key2 are free cds about Historically Black Colleges and Unviersites for Hispancs offered by Ember media.
- The Salliemaefund: Offers free College Preparation video and publications. The Sallie Mae Fund, a charitable organization sponsored by Sallie Mae®, achieves its mission—to increase access to higher education for America's students—by supporting programs and initiatives that help open doors to higher education, prepare families for their college investment, and bridge the gap when no one else can. The Sallie Mae fund also provides information aboutcollege tours and scholarships.
- The CollegeBoard.com provides a great deal of information for high school students.
- CitiGroup college planning GuideSAT Prep Advice