If you’re a recently admitted applicant, you probably have a lot on your mind: choosing a school, taking student loans, finding roommates, etc.
Chances are good that a freshman-year budget isn’t a real priority of yours right now. However, creating a budget is something you’ll want to do well before you arrive on campus in the fall. It will help you to keep expenses down and limit personal debt (such as credit card debt) while in college.
For a primer on how to manage your expenses in college, check out StudentLoanNetwork.com.