As college-bound students receive financial-aid letters how families can decipher and compare the letters? WSJ’s AnnaMaria Andriotis reports. Photo: Getty
Half of states receive more financial support from tuition dollars than state and local funding.
The Vermont Independent said special interests controlled the current U.S. academic landscape.
Advice from the president of Wesleyan University: ‘Your college choice isn’t just about fit and comfort; and it certainly shouldn’t be reduced to the prestige of the school or the amenities it offers.’
School still pays. The cost of earning a college degree pays off with consistently higher lifetime earnings, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
Several states are trying statewide universal children’s savings accounts.
Even with that sign of recovery, last year’s levels remain below those from before the recession.
Remember that elite schools are not the end all, be all. College success is about the right fit.
A new report released today by Lumina Foundation reveals real progress has been made in the national effort to increase postsecondary attainment, but
One of the nation's best corporations realizes the importance of higher education.