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Major Changes to the FAFSA Coming

In late December 2020, Congress passed the FAFSA Simplification Act, a 167 bill within the 5,593 page COVID-19 relief package. Making changes to the FAFSA is a huge task though. The FAFSA is an online form that feeds into a 27-page formula; its results guide 1,300 university employees in distributing federal and state aid to…
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Visiting Colleges in the Time of COVID

Junior and senior high school students have traditionally used Spring Break to tour college campuses. For seniors, this is the time to visit the colleges they have been admitted to, before deciding where to enroll. And Juniors often use Spring Break to explore colleges they are considering applying to in the Fall. It is incredibly…
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