Resources for Online College Students

The OnlineU team is dedicated to providing resources to help students make informed decisions about their education. We hope to demystify the cost of college and make information about online college tuition easy to find. Read our articles to learn about financial aid, paying for college, and online college accreditation.

Saving for College at the Last Minute

Saving for College at the Last Minute

Danielle Braff is a Chicago-based writer. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Crain's Chicago Business...

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What is the FAFSA? A Comprehensive Guide

What is the FAFSA? A Comprehensive Guide

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or the FAFSA, is the one-stop application for aid from the federal government,...

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Online College Accreditation

Online College Accreditation

The massive expansion of online learning programs means there are thousands of legitimate, high-quality online degrees available to distance learners today. While it's important...

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Should Students Pay Full Price for an Online Education During the Pandemic?

Should Students Pay Full Price for an Online Education During the Pandemic?

While the future of higher education may be uncertain this school year, one thing is clear. Students don't want to...

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How to Make College Cheaper

How to Make College Cheaper

While universities traditionally have no issue with filling programs, student retention is another story. Of the 15.4 million undergraduate students enrolled in fall 2019,...

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