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Study: Applicants, Matriculants to U.S. Medical Schools Increasingly From Higher Income Households

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In recent years, applicants and matriculants to U.S. medical school applicants and matriculants between 2014 and 2019. They found that the socioeconomic diversity of medical school applicants and matriculants has decreased over time. “

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HBCUs Utilizing the Common App See an Increase in Applications

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It’s still early in application season, but North Carolina Central University (NCCU) has already seen a 57% boost in its application numbers from last year. Compared to then, we were at 9,629 applications last year on January 24,” said Michael Bailey, director of undergraduate admissions at NCCU. This year we’re at 15,187.”

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Report: Applications for UC System Fall 2023 Saw General Declines

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The number of applications for the Fall 2023 admissions cycle generally declined across the University of California (UC) system, particularly among nonresident applicants, The UC San Diego (UCSD) Guardian reported. decline in total applications from the previous year’s admissions cycle.

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Direct Admissions Helps Raise Applications, But Not Enrollments

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For a prospective college student beleaguered by the complexities of the application process, direct admissions is like a dream come true. Odle said that students tend to figure, “Once I’m in there, and I’ve already been admitted, why don’t I just go ahead and submit another application?” points likelier. “It

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Applications for SAVE Student Loan Payment Plans Open

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The application is designed to be fast to complete, taking under 10 minutes. Applicants will be able to see their new payment amount before submitting, and, if they qualify, can expect the new payment to take effect in October.

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Updates to the 2024-25 Application and Verification Guide

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FSA has revised several sections of the 24-25 Application and Verification guide to provide the most up-to-date information for the upcoming academic year. POSTED… More » Updates to the 2024-25 Application and Verification Guide The post Updates to the 2024-25 Application and Verification Guide first appeared on College Aid Services.

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Application Fees for Georgia Colleges to be Waived for November

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The Georgia Student Finance Commission is partnering with 40 Georgia colleges and universities to waive college application fees this November in honor of the state’s “Apply to College Month,” WSBTV reported. Brian Kemp College application fees vary from school to school but on average are approximately $50. “We Brian Kemp said.