2 Colleges Share How They Created Net-Price Calculators

Colleges still have about two years to post net-price calculators on their Web sites to comply with a new federal requirement, but two colleges that already have calculators up and running urged others to get a jump on it at a session here at the annual meeting of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.

Financial-aid officials from Purdue University and Williams College said the calculators had helped demystify the aid process for families applying to