#YesUCan – Stories of Student Success

Inspired by the challenges that our BridgeEdU On-Campus scholars faced in understanding the FAFSA process and funding their education (read more about that venture here), the BridgeEdU team decided to develop a comprehensive financial aid guide on a mobile platform that could be accessible to all students and their families. After months of research and [...]

YesU Featured by the National Association for College Admission Counseling!

The National Association for College Admission Counseling is a leader in higher education research and innovation. The YesU team is proud to have our app featured on their blog this week! Learn more about our story with this article. http://admitted.nacacnet.org/wordpress/index.php/2017/04/14/yesu-new-app-helps-families-navigate-the-financial-aid-process/

Data Retrieval Tool Down – YesU Can Help!

To measure a student’s Expected Family Contribution (EFC), the FAFSA asks for over a hundred pieces of information, including financial information from tax returns and income statements. Most 18 year olds do not have a deep understanding of tax forms or even of their families’ income. Prior to 2010, students had to manually enter tax [...]

YesU: Our Story

YesU is now live on Android and iOS! How did we get here? This app wasn’t developed in a vacuum; rather, we at BridgeEdU recognized a specific, urgent need for personalized financial aid guidance, and developed YesU in response. Let’s take a step back. What is BridgeEdU and how does it relate to YesU?  BridgeEdU, [...]