Behind the Shake-Up at Temple U.: A Merit Scholarship That Grew Too Fast

Aug 3, 2016 | No Comments

It’s clear that the $22-million shortfall caused by a new merit-scholarship program played a large role in the leadership shake-up.

Five lessons I learned the hard way from the college application process

Aug 3, 2016 | No Comments

At my lowest moment during the college application process, I closed the blinds in my room and buried my head in despair.

How important are high school courses to college performance? Less than you might think

Aug 3, 2016 | No Comments

While there are certainly many economic and cultural factors in long-term dropout rates, we argue that an overlooked hurdle to solving the problem is short-sighted measurement: education leaders too often judge high school success by high school metrics, not whether students end up with the knowledge and perseverance to attain a degree.

Experts: Direct More Institutional Aid to Low-income Students

Aug 3, 2016 | No Comments

Colleges and universities should rethink the way they distribute institutional aid in order to matriculate more students who lack the means to pay, several scholars said Thursday at a discussion on enrollment management.

Consumers get more information about a purchase they once made on trust: college

Aug 2, 2016 | No Comments

As the price keeps rising, pressure builds to reveal details of the return on this investment

Student Loan Borrower Relief Hiding in Plain Sight

Jul 30, 2016 | No Comments

As this national conversation over college affordability continues, there is a particular urgency to address the concerns of student loan borrowers who have already left school.

How important are high school courses to college performance? Less than you might think

Jul 30, 2016 | No Comments

While there are certainly many economic and cultural factors in long-term dropout rates, we argue that an overlooked hurdle to solving the problem is short-sighted measurement: education leaders too often judge high school success by high school metrics, not whether students end up with the knowledge and perseverance to attain a degree.

Do Colleges Need to Be Need Blind?

Jul 30, 2016 | No Comments

Some maintain that they can drop the policy and preserve access, but those who have gone need blind have seen gains in student diversity.

Keynote Speaker Announced

Mar 29, 2016 | No Comments
Keynote Speaker Announced

Institutional Change Is Theme for 2nd Annual Conference

Keynote Speaker Announced

Mar 29, 2016 | No Comments
Keynote Speaker Announced

Institutional Change Is Theme for 2nd Annual Conference