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Author(s):Midwestern Higher Education Compact
Title:Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
Source:http://perl.mhec.org/
Date:2006
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Short Description:The Midwest PERL is designed to meet the data and policy-research needs of MHEC’s constituents through two complementary databases.
Annotation:The Midwest PERL, developed with support by Lumina Foundation for Education, is designed to meet the data and policy-research needs of MHEC’s constituents through two complementary databases: 1) state-specific data for MHEC member states and 2) links to quality policy reports and scholarly articles searchable by issue, sector, and institutional type.
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What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
Rhetoric and reality: Effects and consequences of the HOPE scholarship
The policy of choice: Expanding student options in higher education
The art of student retention
Tennessee higher education commission: The case for P-16 education in Tennessee
National Center for College Costs
An exploration of what we know about the formation and impact of perceptions of college prices, student aid, and the affordability of college-going and a prospectus for future research
Position paper on the reauthorization of higher education act
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
Trends in college pricing 2006
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
Eliminating complexity and inconsistency in federal financial aid programs for higher education students: Towards a more strategic approach
NDSFA: The financial aid partnership
College Planning Network
Internet inequalities: Financial aid, the internet, and low-income students
P-16 Data systems: An alignment status report
General financial aid resources
College Compass
Taxing matters
E-Guidance counselor college planning site
Veterans benefits administration reports
36th annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid, 2004 - 2005 academic year
Education: Solving the GI bill mystery
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid volume II
College access marketing campaigns: Influencing college-going behaviors of underrepresented students
Early commitment financial aid programs - Do they increase college access?
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
P-16 Collaboration in the States
Student debt and the class of 2005: Average debt by state, sector, and school
Campus-based student financial aid programs under the higher education act
Student loan forgiveness programs
The promise and practice of employer educational assistance programs: 2004 State of the field strategies and trends
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Increasing academic rigor in high schools: Stakeholder perspectives
College grants on a postcard: A proposal for simple and predictable federal student aid
Going to the source: A practical way to simplify the FAFSA
Costs, prices, and affordability
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Course-taking patterns, policies, and practices in developmental education in the California community colleges
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promise of for-profit colleges and universities
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
HBCU distance learning 2010
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Promoting quality: State strategies for overseeing dual enrollment programs
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Closing the college completion gap: A guidebook for the faith community
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Trends in student aid 2010
College Resources for Parents
Curriculum and instruction: A 21st century skills implementation guide
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
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
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Why is college so expensive?
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
Web tables - trends in graduate borrowing: selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
The rising price of inequality: How inadequate grant aid limits college access and persistence
Understanding the common core state standards
Understanding the K-12 common core standards in English language arts and literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects
NASSGAP 40th annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2008-2009 academic year
International Education Financial Aid: International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search
US Department of Veterans Affairs: Yellow Ribbon Program
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
39th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Squeeze play 2009: The public's views on college costs today
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
What does a college degree cost? Comparing approaches to measuring "cost per degree"
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Cracking the books: Policy measures to contain textbook costs
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Funding university education in Ontario: Ontario University applicant survey report
Trends in student aid 2009
Measuring the Effectiveness of Student Assistance (MESA) -- Annual Report 2007
Immigrant parents' investments in their children's post-secondary education
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
Making high school students into "college material"
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
CollegeFish.org
Alignment and the states: Three approaches to aligning the national assessment of educational progress with state assessments, other assessements, and standards
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
Mathematics benchmarks grades K-12
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Is university education in Canada more affordable than in the United States?: A Review of the Argument Presented in The affordability of university education: A perspective from both sides of the 49th parallel
A family affair: The impact of paying for college or university
The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
The price of knowledge 2004: Access and student finance in Canada
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Aligning secondary and postsecondary education: Lessons from the past
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Hard choices ahead: Performance and policy in Texas higher education
Moving on up: How tuition tax breaks increasingly favor the upper middle-class
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Trends in student aid 2011
Cohort default rates in context
Grading student loans
Survey of state tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities: 2010-11
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
The roll of Pell grants in access, persistence and completion
Know before you owe (student loans)
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
Up to the challenge: The role of career and technical education in college and career readiness
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
The hidden costs of community colleges
New school year brings steep cuts in state funding for schools
What gets measured gets done: Adding college-course completion to K-12 accountability systems
Preserving the federal Pell Grant Program
Higher education findings from a nationwide bipartisan survey of 872 respondents age 18-34
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth: A key to higher education access and success: Version 2.0
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
Lifting the fog on inequitable financial aid policies: A companion brief to priced out: How the wrong financial aid policies hurt low-income students
Transforming education in America
College Affordability and Transparency Center
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
New path to federal student aid for those with no high school diploma or GED
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Think College Indiana!
Is college affordable? In search of a meaningful definition
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
The college completion agenda may sacrifice college access for low-income, minority and other at-risk students
The role of language and literacy in college- and career-ready standards: Rethinking policy and practice in support of English language learners
Lost without a map: A survey about students' experiences navigating the financial aid process
Trends in student aid 2012
Feed the Pig Financial Planning for College
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Student debt and the class of 2011
The role of tuition, financial aid policies, and student outcomes on average student debt
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
The common core state standards: Caution and opportunity for early childhood education
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the west: 2012-2013 Detailed tuition and fees table
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Financial awareness counseling
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
2012 SREB Annual Report
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
National student aid profile: Overview of 2012 federal programs
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Engineering solutions to the national crisis in literacy: How to make good on the promise of common core state standards
The College Match Program
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
College Search Database.com
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Student debt and the class of 2010
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
Innovation at scale: How Virginia community colleges are collaborating to improve developmental education and increase student success
Scaling and sustaining: State progress in the developmental education initiative
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Trends in college pricing 2011
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
You can go! Educator resources
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
2011 Year in review: Global changes in tuition fee policies and student assistance
High debt, low information: A survey of student loan borrowers
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Beyond the master plan: The case for restructuring baccalaureate education in California
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Fall 2011: Estimated headcount enrollment and Pell Grant trends
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Making college more affordable: The president's plan to lower college tuition is a good first step but more can be done
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
Prison vs. Princeton
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
Trends in college spending, 1999-2009
Washington state student achivement initiative: Achievement points analysis for academic years 2007-2011
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
NASSGAP - National Association of State Student Grant & Aid Programs: State data quick check
California District Report Cards
Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education
State aid to nonpublic schools
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
Paying for college: Cost comparison worksheet
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Student loan forgiveness programs: An evolving workforce development tool
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
No Excuses University Network
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Keeping middle grades students on the path to success in high school: Increasing engagement and achievement in SREB states
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
Assessing Canada’s student aid need assessment policies
Deciding about post-secondary education: Hearing the voices of non-attendees
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
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
Does money matter? II
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
Metrics for improving cost accountability
Student debt and the class of 2008
Achieve Standards Alignment Tool
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
School District Demographics System (SDDS)
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
False fronts? Behind higher education's voluntary accountability systems
Closing the expectations gap 2010
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
Stronger department of education oversight needed to help ensure only eligible students receive federal student aid
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
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
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
National education standards: Getting beneath the surface
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
Easing the middle-class burden: An Examination of the implications of reducing parental contributions to post-secondary study
Measuring the effectiveness of student assistance - Annual report 2006
The Canadian student financial aid system: The case for modernization
Do Perceptions Matter Regarding the Costs and Benefits of a Post-Secondary Education?
Access to Medical Education in Canada: Do Differing Tuition Regimes Affect Access and Career Choice?
Postsecondary education: Cultural, scholastic and economic drivers
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Canada's Tuition and Education Tax Credits
Showing them the money: The role of institutional financial aid policies and communication strategies in attracting low-income students
Financial aid in theory and practice
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
Official cohort default rates for schools
American Diploma Project Network: State Profiles
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
Transparency by design
College portrait of undergraduate education (search and comparison tool for participating college and universities by state)
Can the American high school become an avenue of advancement for all?
FinAid: Income-based repayment
The College Completion Agenda
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) for Students
Fewer, clearer, higher: Moving forward with consistent, rigorous standards for all students
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
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
Education pays 2010
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
Web tables - trends in undergraduate stafford loan borrowing: 1989-90 to 2007-08
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
YourWordsToday.org
Cost perceptions and college-going for low-income students
Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP)
Education Bill Tracking Database
Student debt 101
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Route 21: 21st century skills information, resources, and community tools
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Charting the path from engagement to achievement: A report on the 2009 High School Survey of Student Engagement
The new net price calculator for college website
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
How college pricing undermines financial aid
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promsie of for-profit colleges and universities
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
What should count? Frontline perspectives on student success and college accountability
Who subsidizes whom? An analysis of educational costs and revenues
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Trends in student financing of graduate and first professional education: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
Cohort default rate resources
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
What is the price of college? Total, net, and out of pocket prices in 2007-08
Fully online programs in K-12: A snapshot of effective practices at virtual high schools
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
P-20 governance
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
The rise of college student borrowing
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
The Campus Computing Project
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
Student debt and the class of 2009
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
Emergency financial aid for community college students: Implementation and early lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund programs.
Standards for quality online teaching
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Latinos in graduate education
Financial aid letter.com
The career pathways how-to guide
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Student debt: Bigger and bigger
Federal Pell Grant program of the Higher Education Act: Background and reauthorization
Do merit scholarships promote college access? Evidence from two states
Trip to college
Financial aid/ fellowships
National football league high school website: Academics
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
American Indian college fund
Financial aid for Native American students
Access and participation profiles
The future of private loans: Who is borrowing and why?
A few strings attached: State retention programs
How do financial aid policies affect colleges? The institutional impact of the Georgia HOPE scholarship
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
College on credit: How borrowers perceive their education debt
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
GI bill education benefits
Debunking the myth
Military money for college: Mainly a fantasy
The Montgomery GI bill: Less than meets the eye
Publications by Sean-Michael Green
NSLDS student access: National sudent loan data system
Minority teacher/special education services scholarship
The Education Network college planning site
Saving for College Website
Scholarship Help
InternationalScholarships.com
Student financing of undergraduate education 2003-04, with a special analysis of the net price of attendance and federal education tax benefits
Contending with financial inequality
College planning center
Claiming common ground: State policymaking for improving college readiness and success
The impact of information and student aid on persistence: A review of research and discussion of experiments
Update to state dual enrollment policies: Addressing access and quality
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
FinAid! financial aid website
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Literature review: Intervention methods and programs for pre-college entry for disadvantaged students
Education watch online
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
School-business partnerships: Seven strategies for success
Financial aid issues for students from low income families
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Indiana P-16 policy roundtable: Education strengthened when treated as a seamless whole
Indiana P-16 policy roundtable: Summary report
Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
Policy for progress: Reaffirming California higher education accessibility, affordability, and accountability into the 21st century
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Designing a state student grant program: A framework for policy makers
Just and efficient college finance
2003 status report on the Pell grant program
Losing ground: A national status report on the affordability of American higher education
Informing public policy: Financial aid and student persistence
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Trends in student aid 2003
The challenge of access and persistence
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Getting it done: Ten steps to a state action agenda
Financial aid and scholarships for undocumented students
Preparing students for success in college
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
Workforce contingent financial aid: How states link financial aid to employment
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Undocumented immigrant students: A very brief overview of access to higher education in California
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Adult learners and state policy
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
2003 Status report on the federal education loan programs
Student aid and tax benefits: Better research and guidance will facilitate comparison of effectiveness and student use
Global higher education rankings: Affordability and accessibility in comparative perspective
Education Online Search
College choice website
College Board Calculators
Mapping your future
Indiana Student Financial Aid Association
State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
Education Planner
The Navigator
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
The NASFAA journal of student financial aid
The state of college affordability in Indiana
Working their way through college: Student employment and its impact on the college experience
Financial access: What it is, what it isn't, and how to educate people about it
Indiana's P-16 plan for improving student achievement (Powerpoint)
Increasing access to college: Distance education takes on a new importance
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
2004 Public opinion survey on education in Indiana
Indiana inventory of academic pathways
Indiana's Education Roundtable
Indiana's P-16 initiative
Indiana financial aid resources
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
Financial aid: A shared agenda to achieve access and success for under-served students
The Student Guide
Independent Colleges of Indiana
Developing your vision while attending college
E4Me Ohio
Distance learning and adults with disabilities
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Digest of Education Statistics
Back to school: Federal student aid policy and adult college enrollment
Cómo pagar por sus estudios universitarios (Financial aid guide)
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Financial aid FAQ (frequently asked questions)
Repayment glossary
How do I pay for college?
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
12 Ways adult students can pay for college
Returning to our roots: Student access
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
Scholarship guide
Frequently asked questions
Realizing the college dream (English and Spanish versions)
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Preparing Oklahoma students for the future
More states using the ACT as part of alignment efforts
College access and tax credits
GoCollege
Adventures in education: For college students
Adventures in education: For parents
College View
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
Child care and early education state-by-state data
How are states using community-based child care to provide pre-k: State-by-state summaries
Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
A college access contract
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Education as an engine for regional economic and workforce development
Education Commission of the States: Database of virtual high schools
Postsecondary education tuition and required fees in Indiana: 2007-09
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Affirmation and discovery: Learning from successful community college developmental programs in Texas
National and state data
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
The right data to the right people at the right time: How interoperability helps America's students succeed
Trends in student aid 2007
Putting English language learners on the educational map: The No Child Left Behind Act implemented
Indiana Core Transfer Library
Wrestling rising costs with innovation
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
2006-07 Washington state tuition and fee report
Ron Brown Scholar Program
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
Grants for Individuals: Minorities
Ivy Tech programs: Fast track to college and double up for college
Driving forces on the road to re-entry
Indiana college success coalition
CollegeAnswer.com
Lumina Foundation for Education: Accomplishments and challenges
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
The impact of new college graduates on intrastate labor markets
Condition of education 2008
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
International student travel confederation (ISTC)
Science and mathematics education indicators
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Survey finds that Hoosier students are setting their sights on higher education
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Education Finance Council (EFC)'s financial literacy homepage
Education Finance Council
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
College planning resource directory
Indiana's guide to paying for college
Parent primer on career exploration
A Better Chance.org
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Panel presentation: More on affordability
What every college access practitioner should know: About sources of funding and other support
Window of opportunity: Targeting federal grant aid to students with the lowest incomes
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Education attainment levels for the states: Degree completion overview charts (by state)
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Flexible learning options for adult students
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
Response to Intervention: Resources for student service professionals
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Is college opportunity slipping away? Parents and the public voice concerns about higher education access and affordability
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Despite surging endowments, high-ranking universities and colleges show disappointing results in enrolling low-income students
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10 (Spanish language version)
Indiana Next: A guide to life after high school
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
Indiana Secondary Market for Education Loans (ISM Loans)
OEDb's Online College Rankings 2009
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
USA Funds Unlock the Future
Think college? Me? Now?
Trends in college spending: Where does the money come from? Where does it go?
FAFSA tips and resources for foster and unaccompanied youth without stable housing
Benchmarking for success: Ensuring US students receive a world-class education
Dedicated funding for higher education: Alternatives for tough economic times