Angelica Griffin had never heard of DePaul University when an online quiz suggested the Chicago institution as the best choice for her.
At $26,700 a year, DePaul's tuition seemed an impossible sum for a family that had moved from a foreclosed trailer to a home with neither heat nor running water in her Georgia hometown.
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