Twins are definitely unique when it comes to college scholarships. When we first learned that twins can receive either a discount or scholarship for college we were a bit shocked. However, if you think about it, it really makes sense. Since twins will likely be attending the same college and will cost double the amount as just a single student the colleges want their business. Fortunately for you, our goal as a site is to do everything that we can to make signing up for college and getting a scholarship to pay for that college an easy process.
College Scholarships For Twins
When looking around at what some of our peers said about college scholarships for twins we were a little bit disappointed at what they had to say. We noticed that a lot of sites were claiming that college costs for twins can sometimes run up to $500,000. Well, we are here to tell you that while there may be some cases of that you will not have to spend over $500,000 on tuition for your twins parents. This is especially true if you send them to community college before transferring to a university. You might be surprised at how much money you will save this way. Plus, if you really think about it, community college knocks your core classes out of the way before you start on your major related classes. You are essentially paying more for the same classes you would be taking at a community college if you were to attend a university.
However, for many sets of twins, there will eventually come a time where you will have to start looking into financial aid and scholarships to help cut your tuition costs down. This is where our site really shines. On this page we will be listing a few of the best resources for parents of twins or twins themselves to go to, to help cut their tuition cost down.
Resources For Fraternal And Identical Twins
- FAFSA– Make sure you sign up for financial aid when you can. It really helps believe us.
- Offline School– Many schools give scholarships or discounts to twins. However you will have to do some legwork on your own here. We recommend that you approach your counselor about it and ask what kind of discounts or scholarships they have for twins. The link we provided will lead you to a page with the most popular scholarships for twins at some colleges.