Kristen Brasher thought it would be a waste of time to apply for scholarships at IUPUC.
“Too much competition,” she said.
But the 24-year-old Seymour resident applied anyway, got most of her schooling paid for and now is an internal recruiter for Elwood Staffing.
Another way she saved money in school was by commuting from home instead of living on campus. Local officials say the cost of campus housing can reach $20,000 for four years.
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