NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WMOT) -- Middle Tennessee’s colleges and universities will be welcoming students back to school between now and the end of the month.
Fisk University is open Monday. Vandy, TSU, Lipscomb, and Belmont open the week of Aug. 21, while Austin Peay and Middle Tennessee open on Aug. 28
That means a lot of students and parents are frantically looking for last minute college scholarships, grants and loans. Claire Marsalis with the Tennessee’s Division of Consumer Affairs says that makes them vulnerable to scammers.