*POCSmom’s DIY Insight: College Perks

Cliché: Perk up.    
POCS Reality: Colleges compete to attract students.      

What’s free at your college?  Laundry service, concerts, or may be a laptop? These are some perks being offered at campuses across the country.

Business Insider describes “9 Awesome College Perks.”

Combine increasing tuition and fees with growing competition to attract students and you have fertile ground for eye-catching campus bonuses.

POCSmom’s DIY Insight: Don’t let a school’s perks distract you from focusing on what you want from a college education: quality academics and career opportunities.

Which do you want your college dollars to pay for: knowledgeable professors teaching in state-of-the-art classrooms or an indoor lazy river in the gym?

*POCS: Parent Of a College Student