Choosing to attend college has always been an incredibly important and somewhat frightening decision, but it has never been more fraught with uncertainty than it is today. And it’s no wonder, given the number of voices contributing to what has become an alarming narrative about rising college costs.

We are at the beginning of another college admission season, and for those students and families who will soon enter the college search process, here are some points to help sort through the noise.

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