Colleges can be surprisingly affordable… or not affordable.
of college dropouts cite financial stress as a main factor for pausing school
Students: Just upload a picture of an award letter and we’ll do the math
Once a student uploads an award letter to their DecidED account, they can confirm the affordability of the college offer, compare it to other colleges they have received award letters from, and make a plan for where they want to enroll and how to pay the bill.
Add your College Awards
Upload offer letters to DecidED and find out estimated out-of-pocket college costs after all of your free money is deducted.
Compare your Options
Compare schools and award offers based on their affordability and other fit factors such as future earnings and campus diversity.
Make your Decision
Figure out which college is going to be the right fit for you based on DecidED’s affordability ratings and fit factor information.
Advisors: Stay informed about student options
Spend less time inputting data and more time strategizing with students
Add students to your organization to gain insights into where they are applying and to help them evaluate college fit and affordability.
“It [DecidED] tells you how much aid you are getting, how much you are paying, and how affordable it is going to be… It is so relieving.”
FIRST GEN STUDENT