Admissions & Student Aid

To Get This Grant, Students Have to Take 'Personal Finances 101'

Michael Okoniewski for The Chronicle

Syracuse U. canceled part of Patrick Ebo's loan and gave him a grant. In return, he has to attend financial training sessions each semester.
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Sierra M. Jiminez was on track to borrow more than $44,000—some $32,000 of it in private loans—just to pay for her first two years of college. Then, last winter, she got some surprising news. Syracuse University had canceled her $8,119 private...

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