Guide to College Admission and Aid

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Guide to College Admission and Aid

Are you the first in your family to seek a college degree or need some guidance on the admission and financial aid process?

Check out our handy college search timeline and learn admission lingo to blaze your own trail confidently! These pages are designed to help you regardless of where you choose to apply.

Timeline for the College Search

When should you start visiting colleges? When should you apply? This timeline will help high school students stay on track.
View the college search timeline

Admission FAQs

From application deadlines to campus jobs, find answers to Albright’s most-asked admission questions here.
Find answers!

Admission Lingo

What's an undergraduate? A CEEB code? A first-generation student? College jargon can be confusing.
Learn the lingo!

Financial Aid FAQs

What's the difference between grants and loans? Learn how to get help paying for college.
Get help!