College Costs Are On The Rise, And Financial Aid Can't Keep Up
The prices haven't increased very much, but without enough financial aid, the small changes can make a big difference for students.By Briana Altergott | October 26, 2016
College tuition and other fees only got a little pricier than they were last year.
But those prices are still rising too fast for financial aid to keep up with.
According to a new report released this week by the College Board, the average "sticker price" for American college students went up between 2 and 4 percent for the 2016-2017 school year.