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myintuition.org

Fifteen US colleges — including seven in New England — are now offering a new and easy way for applicants to figure out how much their education may actually cost. It’s a website created by an economist at Wellesley College in order to help students realize college “sticker prices” are usually misleading.

The average published price for tuition, fees, and room and board at a private American college this year was $45,000.