Higher Ed Act and the Burden of Debt

Higher Ed Act and the Burden of Debt

Nov 30, 2015 | No Comments

“No one in Congress or the Executive Branch was willing to give much direct aid to schools or students when they set out to draft HEA…” 

International Student Influx

Nov 30, 2015 | No Comments

Some Campuses have not kept up with the influx of international students.

Enrollment Rates for Poorest Students Falling Faster Than Average

Nov 26, 2015 | No Comments

A recent Boston Globe article reports even lower college enrollment rates for poorest students have dropped 10 percent since 2008

Concerns about Common App Alternative

Concerns about Common App Alternative

Nov 26, 2015 | No Comments

Harvard’s William Fitzsimmon’s expresses concerns about the Coaltion’s efforts

How Should Students Gauge Payoff in College Choice

How Should Students Gauge Payoff in College Choice

Nov 26, 2015 | No Comments

Becky Supiano of  The Chronicle investigates the conversation about college choice.

Tuition Revenue Expected to be Stagnant

Nov 17, 2015 | No Comments

Moody’s report for 2016 continues trend of “muted” growth.  

Boomers and the End of Higher Ed

Nov 16, 2015 | No Comments

Are those who benefited most from the Higher Education Act to Blame?

Coalition Sheds a Little Light

Nov 15, 2015 | No Comments

The Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success made the case for its forthcoming college-application platform.

Higher Ed Has Always Been a Mess

Higher Ed Has Always Been a Mess

Nov 15, 2015 | No Comments

Sol Gittleman  traces the origins of higher ed’s greatness.

Expectations Mount For Trustees

Expectations Mount For Trustees

Nov 11, 2015 | No Comments

“Today the expectations of a trustee typically extend well beyond financial donations….”

College Costs Vary By State

Nov 10, 2015 | No Comments

  “What you’ll pay to go to college in your home state may differ significantly from the national average.”

Advisory Board Member Quoted On Elimination of Test Requirements

Advisory Board Member Quoted On Elimination of Test Requirements

Nov 8, 2015 | No Comments

“Test scores have always been tertiary,”  said Kristen Tichenor. “But students don’t believe us when we tell them that.”

Institute Advisory Board Member Publishes New Book

Institute Advisory Board Member Publishes New Book

Nov 3, 2015 | No Comments

We are delighted to announce the publication of Breakpoint – The Changing Marketplace for Higher Education, by The Institute’s Advisory Board Member Jon McGee.