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Enrollment Patterns of Students from Low-Income Families
(Minnesota Office of Higher Education, 2008)
This report provides information about postsecondary students in Minnesota who are from low-income families. Low-income students often encounter multiple challenges when it comes to postsecondary education compared to ...
Student Aversion to Borrowing: Who Borrows and Who Doesn't
(Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2008-12-01)
A basic tenet of the Higher Education Act—that no one should be denied the opportunity for an education because of a lack of money—is just as relevant today as it was in 1965. However, for millions of students, the increasing ...
Engaging Faculty and Staff: An Imperative for Fostering Retention, Advising, and Smart Borrowing
(Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation, 2008-01-01)
This joint publication of Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation and Educational Policy Institute provides an overview of the student departure/retention process, focusing on evidenced-based practices in engaging faculty ...
Viewing Education Loans Through A Myopic Lens: A Revenue-Neutral Proposal For Accelerating Student Loan Subsidies
(The Hamilton Project, 2008-06-01)
Although the federal government dedicated nearly $40 billion to funding student loans in 2006, only 60 percent of potential students from low-income families attend college, compared with 90 percent from high-income families. ...