Article suggested by Rhett on a Hamilton College Student
Should colleges notify parents if they become aware of a student “at risk?”
Have student privacy rules gone too far in keeping the tuition payers in the dark about everything in their student’s life, including grades or academic probation or health center admissions or unpaid campus bills?
We have a number of readers now whose kids are in college or heading off this fall. How’s the financial aspect been? Did you save enough? Have there been expenses you didn’t anticipate? How much are you requiring your kids to contribute, either to tuition or incidentals? If you could go back 5 years, is there anything you’d do differently financially?