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    • Accommodating ESL Students in the University 

      Kanel, Kristi L. (National Education Association, 2004-12-01)
      University systems have been accommodating learning-disabled students for decades, while at the same time holding limited English proficiency students to the same standards as mainstream students. With the increasing ...
    • Beyond Financial Aid How colleges can strengthen the financial stability of low-income students and improve student outcomes 

      Chaplot, Priyadarshini; Cooper, Darla M.; Johnstone, Rob; Karandjeff, Kelley (Lumina Foundation, 2015-06-01)
      Beyond Financial Aid (BFA) is a toolkit designed to help two- and four-year institutions close attainment gaps for low-income students. BFA expands the concept of “financial supports” for college beyond grants, scholarships ...
    • Enrollment Patterns of Students from Low-Income Families 

      Minnesota Office of Higher Education (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 ...
    • Getting In, Staying In Community Perspectives on the Barriers to Latino Postsecondary Education 

      National Council of la Raza (National Council of la Raza, 2015-07-11)
      In this new report, Getting In, Staying In: Community Perspectives on the Barriers to Latino Postsecondary Education, the authors solicited input from experts and students to provide a better understanding of the opportunities ...
    • Minority-Serving Institutions: Doing More with Less 

      Cunningham, Alisa; Park, Eunkyoung; Engle, Jennifer (Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2014-02-01)
      This report shares new and updated data on the fiscal realities facing Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) compared to other institutions, despite enrolling many of the nation’s neediest students. It also highlights the ...
    • Retaining Minority Students in Higher Education 

      Scott Swail, Watson; Redd, Kenneth E.; Perna, Laura W. (Educational Policy Institute, 2003-01-01)
      This report was intended as a reference for key stakeholders regarding the realities of, and strategies for student retention. The authors hope that it will serve as a “compass” for those charged with the complex task of ...
    • The State of Academic Customer Service on U.S. Campuses 

      Raisman, Neal (Educational Policy Institute, 2017-02-01)
      A survey on the state of academic customer service for students found that academic customer service provided on the nation’s campuses is fair or weak at best and is a cause of many students leaving a college. Basic service ...
    • The University Experiences of Students with Learning Disabilities 

      McGregor, Karla K.; Langenfeld, Natalie; Van Horne, Sam; Oleson, Jacob; Anson, Matthew; Jacobson, Wayne (The National Center for Biotechnology Information, 2016)
      This report explores the university experiences of students with learning disabilities (LD). 63,802 responses to the 2014 Student Experience in the Research University Survey were analyzed. Compared to other students, those ...