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Higher Ed Guide to Tuition, Financial Aid & Other Funding for Undocumented Students: FAQs for Public and Private Colleges and Universities
(Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration, 2020-04-16)
This report provides a higher education guide to tuition, financial aid and other funding for undocumented students.
2020 Undergraduate Scholarships that Don't Require Proof of U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency
(Immigrants Rising, 2020-08-01)
Undocumented immigrants face diverse challenged when pursuing postsecondary education. The imposition of out-of-state tuition fees effectively keeps them out of college in most of the United States. This report provides a ...
Connecticut’s Great Cost Shift
In today’s economy, a college education is essential for getting a good job and entering the middle class. Yet, despite this reality, college costs are rising beyond the reach of many Connecticuters. State policy decisions ...
Virginia’s Great Cost Shift: How Higher Education Cuts Undermine the State’s Future Middle Class
In today’s economy, a college education is essential for getting a good job and entering the middle class. Yet, despite this reality, college costs are rising beyond the reach of many Virginians. State policy decisions ...
Washington’s College Bound Scholarship Program and its Effect on College Entry, Persistence, and Completion
(Annenberg Institute at Brown University, 2019-09-01)
Indiana, Oklahoma, and Washington have programs designed to address college enrollment and completion gaps by offering a promise of state-based college financial aid to low-income middle school students in exchange for ...
Public Higher Education Affordability in The South: Regional Profile 2018
(Southern Regional Education Board, 2019-03-01)
A synthesis of trends in the SREB region — including tuition, graduation rates, family income and financial aid — to help state policymakers assess the affordability issue and the need to address it.
Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges
(Community College Research Center, 2013-11-01)
Using data on more than 50,000 community college students who first enrolled during the 2005–06 academic year at one of nine community colleges in three large states, this paper presents demographic and academic characteristics ...
Loans for Educational Opportunity: Making Borrowing Work for Today’s Students
(The Hamilton Project, 2013-10-01)
In this article the authors propose a better model of loan repayment. A single, simple, income-based repayment system called Loans for Educational Opportunity (LEO) will replace the current, bewildering array of repayment ...
West Virginia College-Going Rates By County and High School Fall 2018
(West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission; West Virginia Community and Technical College System, 2018)
This report presents a listing of West Virginia’s college-going rates by county and high school. The report highlights the following facts: Of the 18,880 students who graduated from public or private high schools in West ...
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Family Student Loan Debt
(The Urban Institute, 2016-07-25)
Rising student debt is an important topic for academics and policymakers, but we know little about loans that finance a family member’s education expenses. This study shows that 7 percent of Americans ages 25 to 55 have ...