A top “public Ivy” sees record ED/EA apps despite Covid

SocratesPost is always on the frontlines scouring the news for relevant updates in the college admissions landscape. We look for anything that can help shape our understanding of the latest trends in admissions and help our readers see the direction in which we’re moving.

Questions we explored this week:

  • Want to send your kid to Harvard debt-free? Here's how much you need to save each month in your 529 plan.
  • This "public Ivy" received a record number of Early Decision apps this year -- despite Covid's uncertainties. Which one?
  • Cash, card, check, or...coconut? This university will now accept the tropical fruit as a form of tuition payment.

November 13, 2020 — $1,713 per month
According to CNBC, to gift your child a debt-free Harvard undergrad degree, you'll need to put aside $1,713 per month in your child's 529 college savings plan. Th...

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