It seems to be a college trend that each under- graduate degree comes packaged with high loan payments. Due to ever increasing college cost and our current recession, families find themselves running out of resources to pay for these back break- ing school fees. Student loans have been a common alternative payment for one’s college education.
Two weeks before I left home for college, my family lost everything in a house fire. Al- though I knew I had friends and family I could stay with, I was essentially homeless. However, I refused to allow that event to deter..
All too often, students begin seriously thinking about and preparing for graduate school during their senior year.
You may be wondering why it’s important to be a holistic student, considering it is believed that school is only about academics.