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Helping Members Make Smarter College Choices

Recent news has brought to light a college admissions scandal in which wealthy individuals paid for falsified test scores and athletic achievements in exchange for admission to an elite college. This leads to the question - are these elite colleges really any better than a local private or state university? According to an article from NPR, not necessarily. So how can families elicit unbiased data and advice to compare the real costs and benefits a degree from specific colleges and universities?​ Read More

 

The College Admissions Scandal - What's in a Name?

Recent news has brought to light a college admissions scandal in which wealthy individuals paid for falsified test scores and athletic achievements in exchange for admission to an elite college. Obviously this isn't the right way to make your higher education dreams a reality! But it also leads to the question - are these elite colleges really any better than your local private or state university?​ Read More

 

Student Choice Opens Operations Management Center in San Antonio

Credit Union Student Choice announced that it has opened an operations management center in San Antonio, TX. The facility will house key members of the credit union service organization’s (CUSO) operations and member support teams. Read More

 

Student Choice Expands Focus on Helping Credit Union Members with College Planning and Selection via Edmit Partnership

Credit Union Student Choice announced that it has partnered with Edmit to provide credit unions with a branded, online platform that helps members compare real college costs, specific to their income and test scores, to determine the best financial and academic fit. Read More

 

Is Student Loan Refinance Right for Me?

Are you wondering if you should refinance or consolidate your student loans? Do you have questions about what it all means? Join us for our next webinar to learn more. Read More

 

Tax Benefits for College Students

Did you know there are several special tax breaks just for college students and their parents? Learn more about how these benefits could get you a bigger tax refund! Read More

 

Student Choice Partners with FutureFuel.io to Bring Highly Desired Student Loan Repayment Benefits to Credit Unions

Credit Union Student Choice announced that is has partnered with FutureFuel.io to bring student loan repayment benefits to the credit union space. Read More

 

Share Your Student Lending Story

If you've used a Student Choice loan from your credit union to help pay for higher education, Credit Union Student Choice wants to hear from you! Tell us how your college education and credit union student lending experience have positively impacted your life, and you could receive a $50 Amazon gift card if we choose to display your story. Read More

 

Credit Union Student Choice Recognizes KEMBA Financial Credit Union with Honor Roll Award and $5,000 Chip Filson Scholarship

During its 2018 Empower U conference in Nashville, TN, Credit Union Student Choice presented its second annual Honor Roll award, in recognition of excellence in higher education financing, to KEMBA Financial Credit Union. In conjunction with the award, KEMBA Financial will receive a $5,000 Chip Filson Scholarship which they can award to a deserving credit union member or multiple members. Read More

 

Credit Union Student Choice Marks 10th Anniversary by Creating Foundation and Awarding More than $40,000 in Scholarships to Partner Credit Unions

Credit Union Student Choice announced the creation of the CU Student Choice Empowerment Foundation during its 2018 Empower U conference. In conjunction with the Foundation announcement and the CUSO’s 10th anniversary, the Student Choice Board of Directors authorized a special one-time $1,000 scholarship given to every credit union in attendance at Empower U — a total of more than $40,000 to help credit union members pay for college. Read More

 
 
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