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Iowa Wesleyan College partners with College Raptor to provide prospective students with easy access to accurate estimates of education costs

Customized “Net Price Calculator” brings new level of transparency to college search Iowa Wesleyan College today announced a strategic partnership with College Raptor which brings a new level of transparency about the affordability of an IWC education to prospective students. Available now at iwc.edu, College Raptor’s Net Price Calculator, which estimates both need and merit-based …

College Raptor Announced as Finalist for “Outstanding Startup Company of the Year” in 2015 Prometheus Awards

This week, the Technology Association of Iowa announced finalists for the 10th annual Prometheus Awards. College Raptor was named as one of three finalists for “Outstanding Startup Company of the Year”. The Prometheus Awards honor technology companies, startups and entrepreneurs across the state of Iowa in 13 different categories. This year, the Technology Association received …

College Raptor’s Online Matching Platform Connects Colleges With Prospective Students, Provides Customized Tools for Awarding Financial Aid

New Organization Assists in Enrollment Management Optimization for Higher Ed Iowa City, Iowa (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 As part of its continued commitment to bringing transparency to the college search process, College Raptor today announced a suite of services designed to support colleges and universities as they recruit and award financial aid packages to prospective …

Higher Education Leaders Endorse College Raptor

Reinventing the College Search Process: Free Service Helps Students Find Affordable College Matches IOWA CITY, IOWA (PRWEB) January 07, 2015 College Raptor today announced its advisory board of distinguished experts from higher education who will provide guidance as the organization brings a new level of transparency to the admissions and financial aid process. College Raptor …

News update: We Create Here Covers College Raptor Launch, Funding and Vision

We Create Here announced the launch of College Raptor in 2014, including information about Series A financing raised from mostly within the state of Iowa. The article details information about the College Raptor vision to help students and families find their best college matches, considering academic fit, cultural fit and financial affordability. It also discusses …

New Online Search Tool, College Raptor, Uses Data, Crowdsourcing to Estimate Students’ “Net” Price at Every U.S. Four-Year School

Tech Entrepreneur Partners with Former ACT CEO to Bring Transparency to Higher Ed Admissions and Financial Aid Iowa City, IA (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 As more than 2 million U.S. high school seniors begin the complex process of applying to college, they are faced with answering some of the most important and challenging questions of …

MyCollegePrice is Now College Raptor

Going to college can be expensive, but it’s also often confusing. Families are often made to spend hours and hours trying to compare colleges, with little help or guidance. The college search — one of the most important decisions in a student’s life — has been made nearly impossible. The “sticker price” listed on a …

Middle Class Affordability Rankings™ in BETA release.

How do colleges fare when compared to others in their geography or with similar academic programs from a pricing perspective? MyCollegePrice has provided a unique view into how colleges stack up relative to cost for the typical middle class family. How do we do it? It’s really quite straightforward. As the basis of our rankings …