Here are some resources you might find helpful:

Some guidelines for making a college list with an emphasis on cost:


A list of the lower cost WUE colleges:

Lower Cost Out of State Colleges

Private Colleges in the Pacific Northwest known to give aid:

Lower Cost Private Colleges in the Pacific Northwest

The basics of financial aid:


Applying Early Decision and how it helps your chances:

Increased chance of acceptance and applying early at selective colleges

The factors colleges use in determining who will be offered admission:

What do Colleges Look For

Intake form for new clients:

Intake form

Parents questionnaire:

Questions for Parents