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Author(s):Carey, K.
Title:The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Short Description:Students who have the greatest educational need—low-income, part-time, first-generation, working parents, immigrants, and people of color—are systematically funneled into institutions with the fewest resources.
Annotation:Students who have the greatest educational need—low-income, part-time, first-generation, working parents, immigrants, and people of color—are systematically funneled into institutions with the fewest resources. In response, elite universities must be uncommonly generous in the years ahead with respect to funding, transfers, and the amount of students they will serve.
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Adult Students
College Access
Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
First Generation College Students
Low-Income Students
National Perspectives
Non-traditional Students
Transfer and Articulation
Undocumented Immigrant/Immigrant/Migrant Students

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Education watch Florida: Key education facts and figures 2006
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
Access to success initiative
Camino de la universidad: The road to college
With diploma in hand: Hispanic high school seniors talk about their future
How families of low- and middle-income undergraduates pay for college: Full-time dependent students in 1999-2000
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Lumina Foundation for Education
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
U.S. Department of Education: The Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credit
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Preserving access with excellence: Financing for rural community colleges
Private scholarships count: Access to higher education and the critical role of the private sector
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
What's at stake? The social and economic benefits of higher education
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
High school academic preparation and postsecondary progress
Quality, affordability and access: Americans speak on higher education
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
Position paper on the reauthorization of higher education act
The federal government and the student aid partnership
Increasing the achievement of Native American youth at early college high schools
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
Merit aid and college access
Measuring up 2006
State of college admission 2007
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
More on affordability: Response to Tom Mortenson
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Gender gap grows
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
Lumina Foundation focus: Dreams detoured: Rising college costs alter plans and threaten futures
NCHEMS information center
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
Net price to family for dependent and independent undergraduate students by institutional type/control and parental income quartiles, 2004
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
How America pays for college 2009: A national study by Gallup and Sallie Mae
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
Does money matter? II
The price of knowledge 2004: Access and student finance in Canada
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
A new kind of student aid: Creating, implementing and assessing the Millennium Access Bursaries
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Rising by Degrees
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
The American Freshman: National norms for Fall 2009
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
State Higher Education Finance FY 2009
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Children of Immigrants Data Tool
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
What are they and how do I use them? Strategies and tools to increase and improve filing of the federal Hope and Lifetime Learning education tax credits by low-income filers
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
ETS Policy Notes: Addressing achievement gaps: The language acquisition and educational achievement of English-language learners
Language rights: An integration agenda for immigrant communities
The poor and the rich: A look at economic stratification and academic performance among undergraduate students in the United States
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
"Careers for the future" education program
Federal access policies and higher education for working adults
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Beyond social justice: The threat of inequality to workforce development in the Western United States
Measuring up 2008
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Diversity and affirmative action in higher education
The iron triangle: College presidents talk about costs, access and quality
The case for more attention to financial assistance for adult learners in Indiana who will need to seek Bachelor's degree completion at a distance
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
Raising graduation rates: A series of data briefs: Progress toward increasing national and state graduation rates
Education watch 2009
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
No Child Left Behind: What's in it for parents (Spanish Language Version)
Community college fast facts
Racial disparities and the new federalism
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
Do loans increase college access and choice? Examining the introduction of universal student loans
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
New path to federal student aid for those with no high school diploma or GED
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Why policymakers should care about children's savings
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
Prison vs. Princeton
Children of immigrants: The changing face of metropolitan America
Hispanic poverty rate highest in new supplemental census measure
For profit schools: Experiences of undercover students enrolled in online classes at selected institutions
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Equity scorecard: A process for building institutional capacity to educate young men of color
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Advocacy in action toolkit
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Challenges community colleges face to reach the unemployed
The student debt crisis
Student debt and the class of 2011
Men of color: A role for policymakers in improving the status of black male students in U.S. higher education
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Adding it all up in 2012: Are college net price calculators easy to find, use and compare?
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
The best of two worlds: Lessons from a community college-community organization collaboration to increase student success
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
Why is college so expensive?
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Divided we fail: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in California community colleges
SREB/Go Alliance
Advancing by degrees: A framework for increasing college completion
What are we doing to middle school English learners? Findings and recommendations for change from a study of California EL programs
Cost perceptions and college-going for low-income students
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
Culturally responsive Response to Intervention
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
After the FAFSA: How red tape can prevent eligible students from receiving financial aid
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
The educational experience of young men of color (website)
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Full Report)
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Short Version)
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Improving community college success
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Creating opportunities in health care: The community college role in workforce partnerships
GetMeToCollege.org: For undocumented students
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
A new vision to increase the academic achievement for English language learners and immigrant students
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
We dream a world: The 2025 vision for black men and boys
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Cohort default rate resources
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
Enrollment management, Inc.: External influences on our practice
The impact of teacher experience
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
Access without equity: Longitudinal analysis of institutional stratification by race and ethnicity: 1972-2004
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Analysis of preliminary FY2009 2-year cohort default rates
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
The role of mentoring in college access and success
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
Trends in College Spending (TCS) Online
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
The Latino digital divide: The native born versus the foreign born
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Sample state legislation to extend foster care, adoption, and guardianship protections, services, and payments to young adults age 18 and over
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
Afterschool Alliance
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Partnerships between community colleges and prisons: Providing workforce education and training to reduce recidivism
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Immigrant mothers' involvement in their children's education at home and at school in 1999-2000
A gathering force: A survey of two cohorts of Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholars
The return on the federal investment in for-profit education: Debt without a diploma
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
Building a higher skilled workforce: Results and implications from the Bridgeconnect national survey
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
Dual enrollment: A strategy for educational advancement of all students
Mind the gaps: How college readiness narrows achievement gaps in college success
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2009 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2008-09, and 12-month enrollment 2008-09
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
America's children in brief: Key national indicators of well-being, 2012
How America pays for college 2012
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Trends in college spending, 1999-2009
Trends in public higher education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, revenues and expenditures
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Hiring and higher education: Business executives talk about the costs and benefits of college
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Information constraints and financial aid policy
How America pays for college 2011
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for Hispanic students
College is affordable: A pilot study
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
2012 Household financial planning survey
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Employees in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011 and student financial aid, academic year 2010-11 - first look
From capacity to success: HSIs and Latino student success through Title V
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
Accelerating college knowledge: Examining the feasibility of a targeted early commitment Pell Grant program
Adult college completion toolkit
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Trends in college pricing 2012
Trends in student aid 2012
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
Lifting the fog on inequitable financial aid policies: A companion brief to priced out: How the wrong financial aid policies hurt low-income students
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
State policy profiles for completion by design
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Student aid simplification: Looking back and looking ahead
The role of minority-serving institutions in redefining and improving developmental education
State of metropolitan America: The new metro minority map: Regional shifts, in Hispanics, Asians, and Blacks from Census 2010
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
Yesterday's nontraditional student is today's traditional student
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
Trends in student aid 2011
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships
United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Scholarships
Project Complete
Course-taking patterns and preparation for postsecondary education in California's public university systems among minority youth
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Colleges and universities expand efforts to improve access and affordability
Facts about college access and affordability
McNair scholar handbook
Strategic directions in Indiana education
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Economic mobility project
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
Who graduates in California?
Low-income students and college success: More than money
A college access contract
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
The Sallie Mae Fund
StateVoucher.org (Education and Training Vouchers)
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
First-year programs: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Big questions, practical answers: New strategies for setting and moving a higher education agenda
State higher education finance: 2007
Trends in college pricing 2008
College credit in high school: Access and success for low-income and minority students
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
College access and success state data
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Starting right: A first look at engaging entering students
What educators should learn from ER
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
How youth plan to fund college
College Savings Foundation
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
"The State of College Savings Survey" finds parent confidence crashing as they rely on loans, shift debt burden to their children
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: Supplement to the analysts' guide
False fronts? Behind higher education's voluntary accountability systems
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Family factors and student outcomes
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
Affordability of UNCF-member institutions
Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2009
Growing What Works Database
Student debt and the class of 2008
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
ACE Online Information Center
Why stop after high school?: A descriptive analysis of the most important reasons that high school graduates do not continue to PSE
Post-secondary access and student financial aid in Canada: Current knowledge and research gaps
Insuring college failure risk
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
Measuring the effectiveness of student assistance - Annual report 2006
The Canadian student financial aid system: The case for modernization
Investing in their future: A survey of student and parental support for learning
Pressure points in student financial assistance: Exploring the “Making Ends Meet” database
Funding university education in Ontario: Ontario University applicant survey report
The millennium bursary in New Brunswick: Impact on debt and persistence
Do Perceptions Matter Regarding the Costs and Benefits of a Post-Secondary Education?
Trends in college pricing 2009
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
The critical role of financial aid for first-time/full-time students enrolling at rural-serving community colleges
How much are college students borrowing?
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
US Department of Veterans Affairs: Yellow Ribbon Program
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
Rethinking the middleman: Federal student loan guarantee agencies
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Impact of college rankings on institutional decision making: Four country case studies
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Summer Search
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Persistence among first-generation college students in Indiana: The impact of precollege preparation, college experiences, and financial aid
Missed opportunities revisited: New information on students who do not apply for financial aid
Educational needs index
The impact of demographic changes on higher education
Working their way through college: Student employment and its impact on the college experience
American student achievement institute
The size and characteristics of the unauthorized migrant population in the U.S.
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Lumina Foundation focus: Barrier busters: Community colleges and their students embrace challenges
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2006 status report
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families
Twenty-first Century Scholars Program
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
Indiana project on academic success: Retention Bibliography
NDSFA: Getting the most out of federal aid spending -- encouraging colleges and universities to promote the common good
Education watch online
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
NDSFA: State financial aid and college access
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
Pell Grant recipients in selective colleges and universities
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Just and efficient college finance
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Collision course: Rising college costs threaten America’s future and require shared solutions
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
Lumina Foundation focus: Restricted access: The doors to higher education remain closed to many deserving students
African American achievement in America
What students pay for college: Changes in net price of college attendance between 1992-93 and 1999-2000
National college access network
Understanding and working with students and adults from poverty
Bridging the gap: Academic preparation and postsecondary success of first generation students
The economic benefits of the Dream Act and the Student Adjustment Act
Financial aid and scholarships for undocumented students
No merit in these scholarships
Foster youth educational attainment: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Building a culture of evidence for community college student success: Early progress in the Achieving the Dream initiative
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
Opportunity in America: The role of education
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
The challenges of change: Learning from the child care and early education experiences of immigrant families
The national articulation and transfer network
Student debt and the class of 2006
Student charges and financial aid: 2006-07
Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2004
No Child Left Behind: State report card 2005-2006
American Indian and Alaska Native students in U.S. high schools
Fifty states of achieving the dream: State policies to enhance access to community colleges across the United States
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
Lumina Foundation for Education: Adult learners
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
Immigration debate resources
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Nontraditional undergraduates
Finding the right college for you
Transfer students: Planning your successful college transfer
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
Frequently asked questions about college costs
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Going to the source: A practical way to simplify the FAFSA
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
National College Access Program Directory
High hopes, big debts
Kids Count state-level data online
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
How do financial aid policies affect colleges? The institutional impact of the Georgia HOPE scholarship
The debt explosion among college graduates
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
Student debt: Bigger and bigger
Undergraduate students and credit cards 2004: An analysis of usage rates and trends
Graduating with debt: The biggest threat to young American's financial well-being?
Cutting interest rates, lowering student loan debt: An analysis of the congressional proposal to cut student loan interest rates in half
Jonathan Kozol interview transcript: Source material for "Segregation and its Calamitous Effects, America's "Apartheid" Schools"
Excelencia in education
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Racial transformation and the changing nature of segregation
Student debt and the class of 2005: Average debt by state, sector, and school
Student loan forgiveness programs
The campus-based financial aid programs: A review and analysis of the allocation of funds to institutions and the distribution of aid to students
Federal student aid need analysis: Background and selected simplification issues
Financial aid, access, and America's social contract with higher education
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
The future of private loans: Who is borrowing and why?
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2005-06
The feasibility of delivering aid for college through the tax system
Can separate be equal? The overlooked flaw at the center of No Child Left Behind
College learning for the new global century
Equality and education, A Century Foundation project
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Orange juice or orange drink? Ensuring that "advanced courses" live up to their labels
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Closing educational achievement gaps for Latino/a students in Utah
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
New faces, old patterns: Segregation in the multiracial south
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Thinking outside the box: Policy strategies for readiness, access, and success
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
Transitioning adults to college: Adult basic education program models
Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
Diversity workshops: Gender equity--a closer look
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Academic interventions to help states meet rigorous standards: Policy options
12 Ways adult students can pay for college
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Federal policy and Latinos in higher education
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the West
Balancing acts: How high school counselors view risks and opportunities of student loans
Financing asset building and financial education programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Education a Tu Alcance (Spanish Version)
FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Federal Student Aid (FSA)
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
African American students and U.S. high schools
Wrestling rising costs with innovation
The Breakthrough High School project
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Renewing the promise: The public universities in a transforming world
Putting English language learners on the educational map: The No Child Left Behind Act implemented
Head Start participants, programs, families, and staff in 2005
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Access to community college for undocumented immigrants: A guide for state policy makers
Foster care independence act of 1999 and John H. Chafee Foster Care Independence Program
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
The ABC's of early awareness: A resource guide and toolkit for helping students achieve a higher education
Policies in sync: Appropriations, tuition, and financial aid in higher education
Financing higher education
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Postsecondary education opportunity
Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
TRIO Mid-America Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MAEOPP)
Foster youth: Tips for completing the FAFSA (2008-09)
Latino achievement in America
The funding gap 2004: Many states still shortchange low-income and minority students
Student aid and tax benefits: Better research and guidance will facilitate comparison of effectiveness and student use
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
College affordability in jeopardy: The rising price of higher education
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Network news: Focus on finance policy, access, and affordability
Policy for progress: Reaffirming California higher education accessibility, affordability, and accountability into the 21st century
2003 status report on the Pell grant program
Losing ground: A national status report on the affordability of American higher education
All students reaching the top: Strategies for closing academic achievement gaps
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
NDSFA: Recommendations for improving federal aid delivery
Eliminating complexity and inconsistency in federal financial aid programs for higher education students: Towards a more strategic approach
NDSFA: Fundamental assumptions and aims underlying the principles of federal financial aid to students
Admission possible
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
Trends in college pricing 2006
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
El Puente Project
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Internet inequalities: Financial aid, the internet, and low-income students
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Yes we can: Telling truths and dispelling myths about race and education in America
Tuition discounting: Not just a private college practice
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Doors of opportunity opening or closing: We are using tax credits and tuition discounts to appease middle-class voters instead of expanding educational opportunity
Access and persistence: Fall 2005
Mississippi's mandate: How investment in education pays off in Mississippi
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
Correcting course: How we can restore the ideals of public higher education in a market-driven era
Addressing student loan repayment burdens: Strengths and weaknesses of the current system
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
Campaign for High School Equity
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Cracking the books: Policy measures to contain textbook costs
The public realities of private student loans
Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
Transparency by design: Principles of good practice for higher education institutions serving adults at a distance
Bringing off-track youth into the center of high school reform: Lessons and tools from leading communities
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
IDAs and financial aid: Understanding the puzzle and sharing best practices
How America saves for college 2009: Sallie Mae's national study of students and parents
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Trends in student aid 2009
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
Access to Medical Education in Canada: Do Differing Tuition Regimes Affect Access and Career Choice?
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
The 2008 amendments to the Higher Education Act: Are we on the right track?
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2008 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2007-08, and 12-month enrollment 2007-08
Canadian college student finances: Third edition (2005)
Canadian college student finances: Second edition
Assessing Canada’s student aid need assessment policies
Deciding about post-secondary education: Hearing the voices of non-attendees
Report on the meta-analysis of post-secondary institutional graduate surveys
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
Student Financial Survey: Baseline Results (2001)
The impact of bursaries: Debt and student persistence in post-secondary education
Report on student debt: Canadian college student survey and Canadian undergraduate survey consortium
State and community-based promise programs: Early commitments of financial aid for college
Easing the middle-class burden: An Examination of the implications of reducing parental contributions to post-secondary study
Assessing the use and impact of ECMC Foundation's Realizing the College Dream curriculum
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
Top gainers: Some public four-year colleges and universities make big improvements in minority graduation rates
Creating jobs and supporting homeless students
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
Accountability for equitable outcomes in higher education
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Growing pains: Scaling up the nation's best charter schools
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for America's leaders
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: An implementation guide for school district administrators
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
Lowering student loan default rates: What one consortium of historically black institutions did to succeed
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Back to College (Back2College)
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Adult Literacy Education In Immigrant Communities: Identifying Policy and Program Priorities for Helping Newcomers Learn English
The ESL logjam: Waiting times for adult ESL classes and the impact on English language learners
Achieving college access goals: The relevance of new media in reaching first-generation and low-income teens
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Economic state of young America
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
One-in-five and growing fast: A profile of Hispanic public school students
The role of schools in the English language learner achievement gap
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
English-Spanish glossary of student financial aid and postsecondary education
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Student loans: Avoiding deceptive offers
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Students earning zero credits
Gaining support from campus leaders: A project brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Increasing student engagement through faculty development: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
The future of middle-skill jobs
OEDb Online Education Database
Trends in college spending: Where does the money come from? Where does it go?
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
An overview of tax benefits for higher education expenses
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
The impact of increases in Pell Grant awards on college-going among lower income youth: Results from a natural experiment
Campus commons? What faculty, financial officers, and others think about controlling college costs
Minority youth: Overrepresented & underserved in Indiana's systems
A brief history of veterans' education benefits and their value
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
State higher education finance: Early release FY 2008
Poverty and potential: Out-of-school factors and school success
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
The funding gap 2007
The funding gap (Spanish version)
Baltimore city's high school reform initiative: Schools, students, and outcomes
Center for native education
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Tools for Latino family outreach: Supporting student success in the middle grades and beyond
EFC (Expected Family Contribution) Formula Guide, 2010-11
Economic mobility of black and white families
One in 100: Behind bars in America 2008
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
U.S. population projections: 2005-2050
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
The last have become the first: Rural and small town America lead the way on desegregation
Parent expectations and planning for college: Statistical analysis report
Education Finance Council
Association of American Indian Affairs (AAIA)
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Achievement and attainment in Chicago charter schools
What every college access practitioner should know: About the needs of latino students and their families
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
Hispanic College Fund
Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
The status of African Americans in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Diverse issues in higher education
Migration Policy Institute
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Student debt and the class of 2010
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
Summer snapshot: Exploring the impact of higher achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on summer learning
Federal policy guidance issued on the rights of undocumented school children
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
Latino college completion: Texas
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
Unlocking doors and expanding opportunity: Moving beyond the limiting reality of college and career readiness in California high schools
Afterzone: Outcomes for youth participating in Providence's citywide after-school system
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
Still on the sidelines: What role will higher education trustees play in higher education reform?
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Growth in the residential segregation of families by income, 1970-2009
Mobility makers
Are the sleeping giants awake? Non-profit universities enter online education at scale
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy Curriculum
Building a new AAU: The case for redefining higher education excellence
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
Supporting first-generation college students through classroom-based practices
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for African-American students
Challenge the status quo: Academic success among school-age African-American males
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Why access matters: The community college student body
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2010; Financial statistics, fiscal year 2010; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2002-07
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
The College Keys Compact: Getting into college: Postsecondary academic undermatch
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
National student aid profile: Overview of 2012 federal programs
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
Web tables - trends in graduate borrowing: selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
Response to Intervention (RTI) and English Learners (ELLs)
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
High hopes, big debts (class of 2008)
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
Center on Education and the Workforce
Pew Hispanic Center Country of Origin Profiles
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
The new net price calculator for college website
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
The Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
Is it live or is it Internet? Experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning
The Harlem Children's Zone, Promise Neighborhoods, and the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
The bottom line: Ensuring that students and parents understand the net price of college
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2010-11
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Still denied: How community colleges shortchange students by not offering federal loans
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Achieving success: The latest news in achieving community college success (2011)
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)
The rise of college student borrowing
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
What is the price of college? Total, net, and out of pocket prices in 2007-08
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Children of immigrants economic well-being
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
The (un)productivity of American higher education: From cost "dis-ease"to cost effectiveness
Meeting the challenge: The role of school leaders in turning around the lowest-performing high schools
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Trends in student financing of graduate and first professional education: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Delinquency: The untold story of student loan borrowing
Tuition fees and student financial assistance: 2010 Global year in review
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Why these students? Reasons to help undocumented students
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Trends in college pricing 2010
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
The Future of Children Journal: Immigrant children
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 3: Student achievement at 8th grade
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Portraits: Initial college attendance of low-income young adults
Power play: Teacher characteristics and class assignments
The economic value of higher teacher quality
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
La Plaza
The college completion agenda: 2010 progress report
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
America's private public schools
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
Latinos and financial aid: Applying and receiving 2007-2008
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
Transforming the high school experience: How New York City's new small schools are boosting student achievement and graduation rates
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
Lumina Foundation Lessons: When networks build a platform, students step up
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Tuition-setting authority and deregulation at state colleges and universities
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
Guiding the way to higher education: Families, counselors, and communities together
Is school funding fair? A national report card
Community college students: Goals, academic preparation, and outcomes
Hours of opportunity: Lessons from five cities on building systems to improve after-school, summer school, and other out-of-school time programs
Course-taking patterns, policies, and practices in developmental education in the California community colleges
Student poll: Many college-bound students report difficulty affording a college education
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Web tables - trends in undergraduate stafford loan borrowing: 1989-90 to 2007-08
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Federal Student Aid strategic plan: FY 2011-15
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
Midwest evaluation of the adult functioning of former foster youth
Suspended education: Urban middle schools in crisis
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
Private student loans
From soldier to student II: Assessing campus programs for veterans and service members
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
The nation's report card: Science 2011
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Off the clock: What more time can (and can't) do for school turnarounds
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
High debt, low information: A survey of student loan borrowers
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
College Greenlight
Commencement day: Six-year effects of a college learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
The student loan default trap: Why borrowers default and what can be done
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the west: 2012-2013 Detailed tuition and fees table
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011; financial statistics, fiscal year 2011; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2003-2008 : First look (preliminary data)
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
Lost without a map: A survey about students' experiences navigating the financial aid process
10 Reasons why we need diversity on college campuses
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
8th Annual AP report to the nation
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Unequal aid: Discriminatory treatment of gay and transgender applicants and families headed by same-sex couples in the higher education financial aid process
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
HSIs 2009-10
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Latino college completion: California
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Using data to drive change: A guide for college access and success stakeholders
Twenty-first Century Scholars Indiana college assistance and incentives resource book
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
After-school toolkit: TIps, techniques, and templates for improving program quality
The EFC formula, 2012-2013
Overlooked and underpaid: How Title 1 shortchanges high schools, and what ESEA can do about it
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children: English language acquisition and middle school preparation: Keys to Latino educational success
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Serving adult learners in higher education: Prinicples of effectiveness (Executive summary)
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
Lessons learned: New teachers talk about their jobs, challenges, and long-range plans
Radio and Technology News Directors Association (RTNDA) Scholarships
Technical Minority Scholarship Program
Cherokee Nation Higher Education Scholarship Programs
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholars Scholarships
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program
Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
What every college access practitioner should know: About sources of funding and other support
White students are racially isolated
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Scholarships for Hispanics
Grants for Individuals: Minorities
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
Best practices in recruiting and retaining minority graduate students
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
Best practices: TRIO student support programs & Upward Bound
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
Breaking through: Factsheet
Federal Aid First
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Delta project on postsecondary education costs, productivity, and accountability
A Better Chance.org
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
Top 50 Colleges for African Americans
Best Business Schools
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
The future of public education in New Orleans
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
Financial aid pledges to reduce student debt (list of colleges and universities reducing or eliminating student loans for low-income families)
Helping foster youth and wards of the court complete the FAFSA
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
USA Funds: Indiana state resources
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
Promoting engagement for all students: The imperative to look within
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
NASFAA's cash for college
Frequently asked questions regarding public service loan forgiveness
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Gateway to College
Searchable English-Spanish glossary
Noncredit enrollment in workforce education: State policies and community college practices
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
The fiscal impacts of college attainment
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
What happens to high school dropouts who reenroll?
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Toward a national workforce education and training policy
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
A next social contract for the primary years of education
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Maximizing the potential of older adults: Benefits to state economies and individual well-being
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
Putting students ahead of private banks: Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibily Act (SAFRA) myths-facts
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Who are America's poor children: The official story
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
The nation's report card: Reading 2009
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
Indiana's guide to paying for college: Step-by-step tips to help high school seniors apply for financial aid
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Charting a necessary path: The baseline report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success initiative
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
Does money matter?
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Executive summary
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP)
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals (Spanish language version)
On the cusp in California: How PreK-3rd strategies could improve education in the Golden State
Ten Things you need to know about financial support for post-secondary students in Canada
Making ends meet: The 2001–2002 student financial survey
Canadian college student finances
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
Postsecondary education: Cultural, scholastic and economic drivers
Recognizing excellence? Canada’s merit scholarships
The 2003 Ontario College Applicant Survey
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Getting with the program: Community college students need access to federal loans
Moving English language learners to college- and career-readiness
Educational Policy Improvement Center
Stronger department of education oversight needed to help ensure only eligible students receive federal student aid
An analysis of section 529 college savings and prepaid tuition plans
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
First Stop: ACE's clearinghouse on lifelong learning policies and practices
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
Preparation for college admissions exams
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
The President's Forum
FinAid: Income-based repayment
Late high school dropouts: Characteristics, experiences, and changes across cohorts
Characteristics of private student loan borrowers who do not use federal education loans
Learning and assessment: Trends in undergraduate education
Educating English language learners at the high school level: A coherent approach to district- and school-level support
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
What does a college degree cost? Comparing approaches to measuring "cost per degree"
Financial aid in theory and practice
Our impoverished view of education reform
A look at immigrant youth: Prospects and promising practices
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
The student debt dilemma: Debt aversion as a barrier to college access
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Does diversity make a difference? Three research studies on diversity in college classrooms
Breaking through: Helping low-skilled adults enter and succeed in college and careers
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
U.S. immigration: Trends and implications for schools
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
School context, student attitudes and behavior, and student achievement: An exploratory analysis
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
Trends in postsecondary access and interventions needed
Indiana dollars for scholars (presentation)
Best practice: Indiana University Bloomington groups program
Access and persistence: Summer 2005
Lumina Foundation focus
Foundation for excellent schools
Academic pathways to access and student success
What kids can do: Voices and work from the next generation
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
Preparate para la universidad: A college planning guide in Spanish for students in grades 9 through 12
Profiles of Indiana and US colleges and universities
Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
Minority teacher/special education services scholarship
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Contending with financial inequality
College knowledge: Addressing information barriers to college
Project on student debt.org
Dealing with debt: 1992-93 bachelor's degree recipients 10 years later
Understanding college access for under-represented students: Trends, issues, and strategies
On the road to college: Developing mobile and regional outreach services
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
Moving into town - and moving on: The community college in the lives of traditional age students
Reaching parents: The role of Latino parents in their children's education
How do pre-collegiate outreach programs impact college-going among underrepresented students
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
Fifty years after Brown v. Board of Education: A two-tiered education system
Capturing the college potential of students from underserved populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
How curriculum influences college persistence in Indiana and the nation
Indiana’s postsecondary indicators: 2004 performance and descriptive indicators
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
The role of finances in the persistence process.: A structural model
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
Hope works: Student use of education tax credits.
The role of student loans in college access
Informing public policy: Financial aid and student persistence
Higher education act: Reauthorization status and issues
Expanding college access: The impact of state finance strategies
Meeting the access challenge: Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars program
Private loans and choice in financing higher education
Fifty years of college choice: Social, political, and institutional influences on the decision-making process
When saving means losing: Weighing the benefits of college-savings plans
HBCU graduates: Employment, earnings, and success after college
A guide to establishing community-based college access centers
Student financing of graduate and first professional education: 1999-2000
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
Achievement in America
Reframing the student loan costing debate: The benefits of competition
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
2006-2007 NASFAA financial aid night and counselor's materials
USA Funds
Education Trust, Inc
Financial aid: A shared agenda to achieve access and success for under-served students
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Paying for college: Changes between 1990 and 2000 for full-time dependent undergraduates
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for 2003-04 by type of institution
State higher education finance: FY 2003
Accounting for state student aid: How state policy and student aid connect
Debt burden: A comparison of 1992-93 and 1999-2000 bachelor's degree recipients a year after graduating
Immigration and higher education: Institutional responses to changing demographics
TRIO Programs
Low-income adults in profile: Improving lives through higher education
Opening doors: Students’ perspectives on juggling work, family, and college
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Community colleges and rural America: Progress and prospects
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
A plan to improve the quality of teaching in American schools
Project on student debt: State by state data
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Trends in student aid 2007
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
Colorado Reports
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Postsecondary education tuition and required fees in Indiana: 2007-09
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
Latino students and U.S. high schools
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
UA Adult Focus
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
Reaching Higher: Strategic Directions for Higher Education in Indiana
College degree nearly doubles annual earnings; Indiana lags nation in attainment of bachelor's degree
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation graduate scholarship program
Creating options 2007: Financial aid for individuals with disabilities
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Distance learning and adults with disabilities
Helping Teens Succeed
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Funding higher education for adult students
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
LearnMore Indiana Resource Center
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
Federal student financial aid: A national profile of programs in Title IV of the higher education act
A scan of our changing environment, 2004 - 2005
Cómo pagar por sus estudios universitarios (Financial aid guide)
Don't get scammed on your way to college!
How do I pay for college?
Money on the table: State initiatives to improve financial aid participation
Boosters, brokers, and bridges: Real world ideas for college access programs
How outreach programs are implemented affects student achievement
Feasibility of a student unit record system within the integrated postsecondary education data system
Making accountability work: Community colleges and statewide higher education accountability systems
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
Educational opportunity for all?
Findings and trends Fall 1990 - Fall 2000
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
States that raise their high school graduation rates could generate millions more in higher wages
Campus diversity initiative evaluation project resource kit
Latinos in graduate education
Latinos in undergraduate education
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
Adult learners and new traditions in higher education
Understanding recent changes in child poverty
Improving academic achievement in urban districts: What state policymakers can do
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
The promise and practice of employer educational assistance programs: 2004 State of the field strategies and trends
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Economic diversity on campus
A new way on school integration
Financial aid for Native American students
College access marketing campaigns: Influencing college-going behaviors of underrepresented students
Early commitment financial aid programs - Do they increase college access?
National football league high school website: Academics
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Opening doors: Support success: Services that may help low-income students succeed in community college
Study of the effect of the Talent Search program on secondary and postsecondary outcomes in Florida, Indiana and Texas
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Generation broke: The growth of debt among young Americans
Data proposals threaten education and civil rights accountability
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
The unraveling of No Child Left Behind: How negotiated changes unravel the law
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Education and incarceration
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
No way out: Student loans, financial distress, and the need for policy reform
Parents are too optimistic about scholarships