hello, what proportion of an individuals personal assets are expected to go to medical school? 100%? for instance if i have some money in stocks, etc. is some proportion or the full amount of that included in what i am able to pay per year? also, while at stanford they said the formula they use to figure out expected parent contribution is (20% of parents' income + 6% of parents' assets) / (# of kids in college or gradschool) is this approximately the same accross all schools? is home equity included in "parents' assets"? what about partial ownership of a second home? a thousand thank yous to anyone who can answer any of these questions.