For these students, the realization that they’ll have to go elsewhere for financial reasons can be disappointing. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to stay that way for long.
My dream school seemed glamorous, and I was upset that money could keep me from pursuing anything I wanted in life. What I didn’t realize is that the school you attend doesn’t matter—you will get out of college as much as you put into it.
Click here to read more of this student’s story. The main gist of it? Many different colleges can end up being the “right college” if you approach the experience with a positive mindset.