Ascent Blog: For Schools

Understanding the Difference Between a WANT and a NEED
Jan 30, 2020 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
College is a time of newfound freedom as well as increased responsibilities for students transitioning from the comfort of their… Read More
Ascent Launches New Bright Futures™ Engine to Bring Transparency to the College Decision Making Process
Dec 10, 2019 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, News, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, SAN DIEGO, CA (December 10, 2019) – From chemical engineering to sociology, a student’s future earnings after… Read More
School is in Session, But Students Still Don’t Have the Money They Need – New Study Reveals What Students Are Actually Doing About It
Oct 23, 2019 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog, For Schools, News, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Ascent 2019 fall national study measures college students’ preparedness to pay for college for the 2019-2020 academic year. Read More
Exploring Your Options: 4 Ways to Choose Between A College Dorm or Living Off-Campus
Sep 05, 2019 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Schools, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Living or off-campus is one of the biggest choices to make. We’ve put together four tips to help you choose… Read More
Ascent Funding’s 2019 National Study Perceptions & Realities of Paying for College
Apr 29, 2019 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, For Schools, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Ascent Funding’s 2019 national study of students and parents explores their perceptions before starting college and the impact of reality… Read More
A Different Perspective on How to Approach Paying for College | Ascent CEO Ken Ruggiero on It’s Your Business on KCBQ-AM
Feb 19, 2019 | By: Ascent | In: Uncategorized, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, News, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Click here to listen to how Ken is changing the student loan industry in his full interview with @RichardMuscio on… Read More
Solutions to Help Your Students Get Funding
Sep 07, 2018 | By: Dennis K. Wentworth | VP of Ascent Business Development | In: Blog, Research & Insights, For Schools
The Ascent program is guided by a focus on transparency, financial education and student outcomes, working with students and families… Read More
More Risk, Less Reward? New Study Finds College Students Taking on More Financial Responsibility While Lacking Confidence in Value of Education
Jul 09, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools
July 9, 2018 (SAN DIEGO, CA) — As thousands of college students finalize their financial aid plans for the coming… Read More
Goal Structured Solutions Named as One of the Best Places to Work for Two Consecutive Years
Aug 11, 2016 | By: Goal Structured Solutions, Inc. (GS2) | In: In the Press, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools
San Diego, CA - Goal Structured Solutions, Inc. (“GS2”), an award-winning, employee-owned education finance asset management company, was honored yesterday… Read More
Goal Structured Solutions Named As One Of The “Best Places To Work” In San Diego In 2015
Jun 25, 2016 | By: Goal Structured Solutions, Inc. (GS2) | In: In the Press, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools
San Diego, CA - Goal Structured Solutions (“GS2”), a San Diego headquartered education finance company was recently named as one… Read More