5 Things to Consider When Choosing to Work During College

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – July 1, 2017 If you’re thinking about working while attending college, you’re definitely not alone. A 2015 Georgetown University study found that 70% of college students work during college. Beyond providing money to help you pay for school, working at a job will help you

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5 Reasons to Attend New Student Orientation

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – July 1, 2017 It’s already July, which means, if you are attending college this fall, you’re probably feeling very excited and a little bit anxious right now. The new school year is right around the corner, and whether you’re just starting college or transferring from

Learnin’ & Earnin’: What You Should Know About Federal Work-Study

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – July 1, 2017 Since today’s blog discusses work…a lot…I think we should lighten up this post by starting with a joke. Why did the can crusher quit his job?… …Because it was SODA PRESSING! All jokes aside, work can be a fun, engaging, and fulfilling