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Special Circumstances on the CSS Profile Financial Aid Form

The CSS Profile allows financial aid applicants to alert the financial aid office about “Special Circumstances” that bear on the family’s ability to pay for college. Long Island, NY-based college consultants Pearl and Andy Lockwood review examples and principles behind “good” Special Circumstances that colleges will consider beyond the numbers and black and white of the CSS Profile. Pearl and Andy also reveal “bad” examples (and make fun of some of their clients – classy and professional!) that will produce an eye roll at best from a financial aid officer. Tune in for another rollicking episode of “The College Success for Less Show!”