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Advice From Admissions

May 15, 2020 12:30:00 PM

For our fourth and final week of “Inquiring Minds  - What Students Want to Know”, we wanted to share that we know everyone is overwhelmed with how Coronavirus has changed our lives today and probably into the future.

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Topics: College Planning, News

Admissions Deadlines and Deposits Flexibility

Apr 30, 2020 4:10:06 PM

Welcome back to week two of “Inquiring Minds - What Students Want to Know"

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Topics: College Planning, News

What Incoming College Freshmen Students Want to Know

Apr 23, 2020 11:15:00 AM

Welcome to our new short series:  Inquiring Student Minds Want to Know.  We have reached out to several of the schools we work with  to learn what students are asking about in this unprecedented time known as the Coronavirus Pandemic.  We will feature one question per week and the most popular responses for 4 weeks.  We hope you find this information calming and helpful.

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Topics: College Planning, News

Introducing RISLA's Knowledge for College Scholarships

Oct 1, 2019 11:57:12 AM

Did you know that nationally unused grant and aid money averages $________ per year? (Answer at end of post)

A. Over $1 Million

B. Over $50 Million

C. Over $2 Billion

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Topics: Scholarships, College Planning, Parents and College Planning, News

Announcing Kickoff to College Week

Sep 16, 2018 8:44:00 AM

The RISLA College Planning Center will be hosting events all week to promote college planning and financial aid awareness

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Topics: College Financial Aid, College Planning, News

New Tool Helps Employees Conquer Student Debt

Sep 7, 2016 3:22:30 PM

Rhode Island employers now have a free new benefit they can offer their employees to help them get a grip on their education loans

The non-profit Rhode Island Student Loan Authority (RISLA) announced today at its College Planning Center in the Warwick Mall that it will be offering a new online tool to help graduates and parents of college students conquer their student debt. The Student Loan Repayment Solutions tool, offered for free to employers by the non-profit Rhode Island Student Loan Authority, will allow employers to provide a free benefit to their employers which can help them organize, manage, and analyze their education debt, as well as get personalized counseling on how to pay off their college debt.

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