Panel of Experts

Karl Schellscheidt

SAT Prep Expert

  • BSE, Princeton University '90
  • M.A., Secondary Education Seton Hall University '93
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School '00

Fred Hargadon

Dean of Admission

  • Swarthmore College
  • Stanford University
  • Princeton University

Don Betterton

Financial Aid Expert

  • Director of Financial Aid, Princeton University (1973-2006)
  • Certified College Planner
  • Principal, Betterton College Planning

Seamus Malin

Admission Expert

  • Harvard University
    Dir. of Financial Aid
    Asst. Dean of Admission
    International Office Director

“Colleges Have Forgotten Poor Students…” -

Seamus Malin -

college admissions expert advice from - or so goes the quote in a recent Inside Higher Ed article about merit-based financial aid. The article notes a recent meeting of the American Council on Education in Washington where the “merit” of current merit-based programs was under scrutiny.

“Too many states and institutions have lost balance and are subsidizing students who are already college bound”