Is College Confidential accurate?

So by all means if visiting College Confidential makes you feel good, keep doing it. It if stresses you out about the college admissions process more than you already are stressed, stop going there. But do realize either way that not everything on these message boards is accurate. Quite a lot is entirely inaccurate.

Do colleges look at every grade?

Colleges will look at every grade you got in high school, so ideally you want your entire high school transcript to be strong. However, there are some grades that are more important to colleges than other grades. Generally colleges care most about the grades you got junior year.

Is Harvard for rich?

“Harvard University is literally the richest university in the entire country. [Its] $37 billion endowment is bigger than the GDP of half the world’s countries,” he said.

Do you have to be rich to go to Harvard?

If your family’s income is less than $65,000, you’ll pay nothing. Families who earn more than $150,000 may still qualify for financial aid. For more than ninety percent of American families, Harvard costs less than a public university. All students receive the same aid regardless of nationality or citizenship.

Does Harvard make you rich?

Harvard students can pay more than $70,000 a year to attend the elite institution. What’s more, Wealth-X reports that almost 80% of this group made their own fortunes, rather than inheriting it. In fact, most of the UHNW alumni (84%) were self-made.

Who is the richest school in the world?

1. Harvard University — $38.3 Billion. With a current endowment of over $38 billion, Ivy League Harvard University is the wealthiest university in the world.