Students Seek Sugar Daddy Relief

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Araya Jackson

The average rate of tuition rose 2.9 percent in 2014, which doesn’t help the fact that college students all over the nation struggle with earning their degree while also earning debt to their name.

Recently, to combat the costs of college, many students have turned to a site called The site connects students with wealthy benefactors, commonly known as ‘Sugar Daddies’ that will help pay for their tuition.

The site released their Top 20 Fastest Sugar Baby Schools list, with University of Texas, Arizona State University, New York University, Kent State University, and Georgia State University in the top five. The rate of Georgia Southern University applicants rose 29.36 percent last year, with 64 new signups. Georgia Southern ranks number 43 in the Top 50 Fastest Growing Sugar Baby Schools.