By Kate Porter Course Mentor, General Education At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice

Shakera Baxter was living in a world of could-have and should-have. As a high school graduate, the future looked bright when she was awarded a scholarship and was on her way to college. But then, an unexpected pregnancy derailed her plans. Shakera dropped out of school and went into the

By Jeremy Mahmood WGU Financial Aid Dashing through the mall, Holiday shopping, here I go! Trying to watch my budget, "Cause I really don't want to owe! Remember: Federal financial aid funds need to last the whole academic year to pay for school-related expenses. Using your student loan money for

As a WGU student or alumnus, you have already decided to give the countless gifts an education provides to yourself and your family. This holiday season, we invite you to share that gift with your friends, coworkers, and loved ones—and in doing so, benefit the American Red Cross. From December

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