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CIT’s Cozy Wittman Talks Scholarships with The Weekly Wealth Podcast

By Susan Whalen | April 21, 2021

College Inside Track’s  Manager of Education and Partnerships, Cozy Wittman, was featured recently on The Weekly Wealth Podcast.  Cozy discussed planning for financial aid and scholarships with David Chudyk, Financial Advisor at Parallel Financial. Topics include: misperceptions around scholarships (including best and worse strategies for good money), the biggest providers of strong scholarships, how colleges…

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Is a Gap Year Right For You?

By Chris Wills | March 14, 2021

  College Inside Track’s Lessa Scherrer was featured in the Carlmont (Calif.) High School newspaper providing insight on “Is a Gap Year Right For You?”  Scroll down to the end of the page to view the article.

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FAFSA changes interview on WCCO

By Chris Wills | February 11, 2021

  College Inside Track President Chris Wills was interviewed by Esme Murphy on WCCO TV, discussing the changes made to the FAFSA. Wills explained that the changes, which go into effect for the 2023-24 school year, will be based on a family’s 2021 tax return information so families need to understand them now. Some of…

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Helping Families Save Money on College

By Chris Wills | January 12, 2021

CIT’s Chris Wills was featured on the WCCO Sunday morning show discussing strategies for families to save money on college.

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High school seniors struggle with ACT cancellations and system crashes

By Chris Wills | August 7, 2020

  College Inside Track was featured on KARE 11 TV discussing the ACT testing and registration challenges faced by high school students and their families. In the KARE 11 interview, CIT’s Chris Wills said the problems started in the spring, when many schools had to cancel their in-school testing dates due to the virus. “You…

Wisconsin Universities Adjusting Admissions Process Amid Coronavirus

By Chris Wills | April 6, 2020

    College Inside Track President Chris Wills was interviewed by Wisconsin Public Radio to discuss how the coronavirus is impacting the college admissions process. Click here to read the story

Will St. Paul’s $50-a-baby college savings program work?

By Chris Wills | January 2, 2020

College Inside Track’s Jay Benanav was featured in the Pioneer Press’ two-part series on St. Paul’s college savings program.

Families with college-ready children receive help for university preparation

By Chris Wills | October 9, 2019

College Inside Track was featured in River Town Multimedia for its event helping families choose a college that is the right academic, financial and social fit. Families in Western Wisconsin also shared how CIT has helped them with their college searches.

Your College Savings Game Plan

By Chris Wills | September 26, 2019

CIT’s Cozy Wittman was a guest on WCCO Radio’s Your Money with Bruce Helmer and Peg Webb and discussed steps you can take now to make college more affordable. Listen to Cozy’s advice here.

Costs Of College: What Parents Should Consider While Looking At Schools

By Chris Wills | July 10, 2019

College Inside Track’s Cozy Wittman was featured on WCCO TV discussing a financial framework for how families should think about their college search. Cozy emphasized narrowing visits down to schools with the right academic rigor, social environment and price point. She says she often consults with families who haven’t put much thought into paying for…