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"Making College Affordable" examines the numerous barriers preventing low-income students from enrolling and persisting in college. The report offers 11 best practices to institutions to help students pay for college and stay in school.
This fall, Lauren began her first semester at Barnard College, where she’ll be studying environmental policy with our $40,000 per year College Scholarship Program.
America’s elite colleges and universities can increase the number of high-achieving, low-income students who attend by taking simple steps to reduce burdensome fees and improve transparency. Read our latest report on opening doors.
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How schools and policymakers can better meet the needs of their students and ensure more equitable opportunity for success.
Articles detail concerning trends in elite college admissions, gifted screening, and federal policy changes. Also, new research on “Making College Affordable."
The report examines numerous barriers preventing low-income students from enrolling and persisting in college, and presents 11 recommendations for institutions.