How to pay for college: 1983 vs 2013
Lucas Meadows stashed this in Education
How to get into college in 1983: get good grades
How to get into college in 2013: get good grades, speak six languages, be a rocket scientist, and end world hunger
How to pay for college 1983: Work part time and summers. Maybe take out minimal loans.
How to pay for college 2013: Which of your organs is the most valuable?
What to do with your degree in 1983: work in your field
What to do with your degree in 2013: cry
Ha! We wish we could sell enough organs to afford college...
It's more like, "Sign this document that will put you deep in debt for the next 20 years."
the system is rigged against student loans.