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Based upon academic performance
Based upon academic performance in specific academic areas
Based upon schools' requirements
Institutional loan programs
Many schools offer low interest loans that the school manages. Check with the financial aid office.
This is usually a bridge loan to help pay for books.
Study abroad waivers/loans
Some schools offer fee waivers or loans for study abroad.
Employment tuition waivers
If a parent works for a school, check with the school to see if it offers either tuition waivers or discounts.
In every instance, check with the school financial aid office.