College Is Important!

 

College is an investment. There are up-front commitments and costs (such as years of study, tuition, books, fees, etc.) but long-term rewards for this investment. Studies indicate that college graduates enjoy significantly higher earnings over their lifetimes than do non-graduates.

Additionally, college graduates experience many other everyday life benefits, ranging from greater health insurance coverage and better housing to longer life expectancy and greater participation in leisure activities. From almost any perspective, college is one of the best investments a person can make in his or her future. (Source: Postsecondary Educational Opportunity, Number 81, March, 1999).

 
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College Is Affordable!
The Role of Financial Aid
Frequently Asked Questions about Financial Aid
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