financial aid

Emory’s total tuition, fees and room and board for the 2015-2016 academic year stood at $63,058, higher than the median American household income of $57,617, according to census data from those years. Even after financial aid is taken into account, ...

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Democratic presidential candidate and junior Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, a popular candidate among students, has pushed for universal free tuition at the nation’s public colleges and universities. We applaud Sanders for bringing the issue of escalating tuition costs to the forefront ...

Bill Gates, the world’s wealthiest college dropout, may be the only excuse to not pursue a college education. But even though he quit school to found Microsoft and then became one of the richest men in American history, he still professes ...

In her Aug. 31 editorial Alli Buettner wrote that our happiness at Emory is conditional because of three factors: Emory is a haven for Ivy League rejects; Emory doesn’t offer enough financial aid; and smaller academic departments are … well, smaller? Though I could respond ...

It is difficult to be happy at Emory. I recognize that I am extremely privileged to be a student here, and in no way do I intend to undervalue the education I am receiving, the faculty and staff who work ...

Three weeks ago, many said Emory’s decision to offer financial aid to undocumented students made it “an ethical leader in the South.” That wasn’t enough to convince Georgia’s Board of Regents, whose spokesperson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that Emory’s announcement would have no impact on their policy. It ...

  What does it mean to be an undocumented student in Georgia? You cannot get a license, apply to state schools, receive in-state tuition or receive federal need-based aid. You may apply for the 2012 federal immigration policy Deferred Action for Childhood ...

This month’s debate, courtesy of the Barkley Forum, is on whether or not Emory should move forward on financial aid for undocumented services and was written by Barkley Forum Members Nate Sawyer and Katie Duval. PRO Emory University Policy 1.3.1, ...