College Application Fee Waiver Criteria

Question: Every college seems to grant application fee waivers, but none of them define who is eligible for a fee waiver. What is the income bracket under which waivers are granted? Also, are there any other criteria? You will find fee waiver eligibility guidelines here: http://www.nacacnet.org/studentinfo/feewaiver/Documents/ApplicationFeeWaiver.pdf Note, however, that they are indeed just “guidelines” and ...


Application Fee Waivers for Single Mom?

Question: I’m a single mother with low income & I am looking to return to college to finish my Associates Degree. I left college about 8 years ago, so I have to go through the enrollment process all over again. I wanted to know, are there application fee waivers available to low income, single mothers ...


College Application Fee Waiver for Home-Schooled Student?

Question: I’d like to apply for a college application fee waiver but my situation is unusual so I’m not sure how to proceed. I’m a US citizen, born and raised, but since 2005 I’ve lived in China with my dad, a retiree, and my mother, who is a housewife. I’m also home-schooled. I’m taking the ...