QuestBridge Applicants Seeking Private College Counseling

QuestBridge applicants to our nation’s colleges must meet certain financial qualifications. Specifically, QuestBridge details on their website: “Finalists typically come from households earning less than $65,000 annually for a typical family of four and have minimal assets. This is not a strict cut-off and we encourage students who feel they have faced … 

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Modest and Low-Income College Applicants

Harold O. Levy, a former chancellor of the New York City public school system who now serves as the executive director of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (a foundation that awards scholarships to high-achieving students from low-income families), has written an op-ed for “The Hill” entitled “Money shouldn’t outweigh merit … 

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Low Income College Applicants

There was an article in yesterday’s “New York Times” entitled “‘A National Admissions Office’ for Low-Income Strivers” that we figured would be of interest to some of the readers of our college admissions blog. It should be of particular interest to students from low-income families who don’t believe they can … 

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