Students considering Virginia colleges have a new tool to find out before they take out loans.
High school juniors and seniors hedge their bets with college applications. Most pick a safety school, a few schools likely to admit them and one or two dream schools. Even if they win admittance to the dream school, there’s still a decision to make with a lot of factors to consider. Cost, quality, reputation and family ties all matter.
The calculation just got more complicated, but in a good way. New information will better inform the decision.