COVID is causing even the most financially stable families to take a hard second (or third, or fourth) look at the price of college. Though we’re past May 1, many colleges have extended commitment deadlines and are working with families to make college more affordable. Listen in as former Tufts and Boston University financial aid officer Shannon Vasconcelos offers guidance for families seeking to negotiate merit scholarships with their prospective schools.
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