For many Indian students thinking about going to American colleges, one of the biggest questions is “Can I afford it?” We asked Katryna A. Swartwout Ryan, associate dean of admissions at Colgate University, who oversees the recruitment …
In 1972, Clark Kerr was, once again, helping shape the future of American higher education. He was 61 years old, and his greatest works lay behind him. The California Master Plan for Higher Education, which he helped broker in 1960, would …
The Albany State University's financial aid office has been packed all week. Students there said they've recently seen new balances on their account that they aren't happy about. Now they said they are being threatened to leave campus …
The College Foundation of North Carolina provides many resources to help students and families choose the right college and get financial aid. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about financial aid, according to …
Not taking care of our own. Brown isn’t the first university to do this and it certainly won’t be the last. With all the talk about American college students struggling to pay for school, shouldn’t they be the first priority? PROVIDENCE, R.I ...
It's graduation season at high schools and colleges across the country, and for many, that means student loans are on the brain. Most parents of students fall into one of two camps when it comes to loans—either you need them because your …
Re “A Nudge to Poorer Students to Aim High on Colleges” (news article, Sept. 26): The College Board’s latest efforts to encourage talented low-income students to apply to top colleges, while laudable in intent, will indeed create tensions …
The Institute’s undergraduate financial aid program ensures that an MIT education is accessible to all qualified candidates regardless of their financial circumstances. MIT provides financial aid to meet the full price of an MIT education, …