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Author(s):Midwestern Higher Education Compact
Title:Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
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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Adult Students
College Access
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Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
P-16 (Pre K - Grade 16) Alignment and Initiatives
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A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Know before you owe (student loans)
Think College Indiana!
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Feed the Pig Financial Planning for College
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Higher education findings from a nationwide bipartisan survey of 872 respondents age 18-34
Hard choices ahead: Performance and policy in Texas higher education
Grading student loans
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
What gets measured gets done: Adding college-course completion to K-12 accountability systems
Information constraints and financial aid policy
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
The college completion agenda may sacrifice college access for low-income, minority and other at-risk students
New school year brings steep cuts in state funding for schools
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Up to the challenge: The role of career and technical education in college and career readiness
Preserving the federal Pell Grant Program
"The State of College Savings Survey" finds parent confidence crashing as they rely on loans, shift debt burden to their children
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Transforming education in America
Cohort default rates in context
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
College Resources for Parents
Mathematics benchmarks grades K-12
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
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
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Cracking the books: Policy measures to contain textbook costs
State higher education finance: 2007
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
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
The price of knowledge 2004: Access and student finance in Canada
College Affordability and Transparency Center
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
Measuring the Effectiveness of Student Assistance (MESA) -- Annual Report 2007
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
Promoting quality: State strategies for overseeing dual enrollment programs
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Easy money: How congress could increase federal student aid funding at no additional cost to taxpayers
35th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2003-04 Academic year
Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
College grants on a postcard: A proposal for simple and predictable federal student aid
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
Costs, prices, and affordability
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
College access: A framework for systemic program development
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Alabama: Featured facts from the SREB Fact Book on higher education
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
The policy of choice: Expanding student options in higher education
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
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
Indiana’s postsecondary indicators: 2004 performance and descriptive indicators
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
Detail to the key components of Indiana's P-16 plan for improving student preparation for college success
Eliminating complexity and inconsistency in federal financial aid programs for higher education students: Towards a more strategic approach
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
U Links
E-Guidance counselor college planning site
Financial aid glossary: Some terms you may enounter on the road
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
Hendricks College Network
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Aligning early learning, K-12, and postsecondary systems
Federal student aid: Graduate and professional studies
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Pacific Northwest scholarship guide - online
Trends in student aid 2008
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Remedial and developmental education at Ivy Tech
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Benchmarking to international standards while protecting the public's traditional commitment to a comprehensive education
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Best Business Schools
Higher education: Tuition continues to rise, but patterns vary by institution type, enrollment, and educational expenditures
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
Indiana Chafee Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
College Planning Resources
Closing the expectations gap 2007: An annual 50-state progress report on the alignment of high school policies with the demands of college and work
College Planning Network
Financial aid awareness and college attainment
The growing importance of inherited educational opportunity
Opening Doors project publications
Recent changes to eligibility requirements and additional efforts to promote awareness could increase Academic Competitiveness and SMART Grant participation
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
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
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Student debt and the class of 2005: Average debt by state, sector, and school
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
Closing the expectations gap: 2006
The art of student retention
Taxing matters
Tennessee higher education commission: The case for P-16 education in Tennessee
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid volume II
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
Access and persistence: Fall 2005
Lumina Foundation focus: Barrier busters: Community colleges and their students embrace challenges
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
General financial aid resources
Indiana's adult education and workforce skills performance report: Preparing adults for a brighter future
Looking for student aid
The promise and practice of employer educational assistance programs: 2004 State of the field strategies and trends
Challenging times, clear choices: An action agenda for college access and success
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Curriculum and instruction: A 21st century skills implementation guide
39th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Squeeze play 2009: The public's views on college costs today
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
The rising price of inequality: How inadequate grant aid limits college access and persistence
Making high school students into "college material"
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promise of for-profit colleges and universities
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
Alignment and the states: Three approaches to aligning the national assessment of educational progress with state assessments, other assessements, and standards
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
The roll of Pell grants in access, persistence and completion
Trends in student aid 2009
The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
Survey of state tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities: 2010-11
Moving on up: How tuition tax breaks increasingly favor the upper middle-class
The hidden costs of community colleges
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Trends in student aid 2010
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Why is college so expensive?
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Accredited Schools Online: College Search Tool
The role of language and literacy in college- and career-ready standards: Rethinking policy and practice in support of English language learners
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
The common core state standards: Caution and opportunity for early childhood education
Financial awareness counseling
2012 SREB Annual Report
Washington state student achivement initiative: Achievement points analysis for academic years 2007-2011
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Education pays 2010
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
National student aid profile: Overview of 2012 federal programs
Beyond the master plan: The case for restructuring baccalaureate education in California
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
Who subsidizes whom? An analysis of educational costs and revenues
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Student debt and the class of 2011
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
State aid to nonpublic schools
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Why stop after high school?: A descriptive analysis of the most important reasons that high school graduates do not continue to PSE
Measuring the effectiveness of student assistance - Annual report 2006
Student debt 101
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
False fronts? Behind higher education's voluntary accountability systems
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Prison vs. Princeton
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Fully online programs in K-12: A snapshot of effective practices at virtual high schools
P-20 governance
The rise of college student borrowing
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
No Excuses University Network
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
Student debt and the class of 2009
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
National education standards: Getting beneath the surface
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Cost perceptions and college-going for low-income students
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Affirmation and discovery: Learning from successful community college developmental programs in Texas
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
Mapping your future
Indiana Student Financial Aid Association
Indiana's P-16 plan for improving student achievement (Powerpoint)
College choice website
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
Global higher education rankings: Affordability and accessibility in comparative perspective
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Informing public policy: Financial aid and student persistence
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
Student financing of undergraduate education 2003-04, with a special analysis of the net price of attendance and federal education tax benefits
Losing ground: A national status report on the affordability of American higher education
Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
Access and participation profiles
The future of private loans: Who is borrowing and why?
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
The Montgomery GI bill: Less than meets the eye
Designing a state student grant program: A framework for policy makers
2004 Public opinion survey on education in Indiana
Indiana's Education Roundtable
Indiana P-16 policy roundtable: Summary report
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
Student debt: Bigger and bigger
Federal Pell Grant program of the Higher Education Act: Background and reauthorization
FAFSA tips and resources for foster and unaccompanied youth without stable housing
Survey finds that Hoosier students are setting their sights on higher education
Condition of education 2008
Driving forces on the road to re-entry
What every college access practitioner should know: About sources of funding and other support
Despite surging endowments, high-ranking universities and colleges show disappointing results in enrolling low-income students
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Flexible learning options for adult students
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Student debt and the class of 2008
Can the American high school become an avenue of advancement for all?
OEDb's Online College Rankings 2009
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
Indiana Secondary Market for Education Loans (ISM Loans)
The right data to the right people at the right time: How interoperability helps America's students succeed
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Saving for College Website
2006-07 Washington state tuition and fee report
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Adventures in education: For parents
The impact of new college graduates on intrastate labor markets
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Ivy Tech programs: Fast track to college and double up for college
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Benchmarking for success: Ensuring US students receive a world-class education
Think college? Me? Now?
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
Science and mathematics education indicators
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Panel presentation: More on affordability
Lumina Foundation for Education: Accomplishments and challenges
A college access contract
Independent Colleges of Indiana
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
Distance learning and adults with disabilities
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
College View
Indiana's guide to paying for college
The Student Guide
Back to school: Federal student aid policy and adult college enrollment
Preparing Oklahoma students for the future
More states using the ACT as part of alignment efforts
FinAid! financial aid website
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
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
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Financial aid issues for students from low income families
Indiana P-16 policy roundtable: Education strengthened when treated as a seamless whole
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
School-business partnerships: Seven strategies for 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
Military money for college: Mainly a fantasy
Indiana financial aid resources
Just and efficient college finance
Contending with financial inequality
College planning center
American Indian college fund
Repayment glossary
Returning to our roots: Student access
Parent primer on career exploration
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Emergency financial aid for community college students: Implementation and early lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund programs.
Standards for quality online teaching
The NASFAA journal of student financial aid
Education Planner
The state of college affordability in Indiana
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
School District Demographics System (SDDS)
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
Easing the middle-class burden: An Examination of the implications of reducing parental contributions to post-secondary study
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
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
The College Match Program
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
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?
Web tables - trends in undergraduate stafford loan borrowing: 1989-90 to 2007-08
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
FinAid: Income-based repayment
Transparency by design
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
Is college opportunity slipping away? Parents and the public voice concerns about higher education access and affordability
Route 21: 21st century skills information, resources, and community tools
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) for Students
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
2011 Year in review: Global changes in tuition fee policies and student assistance
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
Innovation at scale: How Virginia community colleges are collaborating to improve developmental education and increase student success
Student debt and the class of 2010
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Paying for college: Cost comparison worksheet
Trends in college spending, 1999-2009
You can go! Educator resources
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Making college more affordable: The president's plan to lower college tuition is a good first step but more can be done
Scaling and sustaining: State progress in the developmental education initiative
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
High debt, low information: A survey of student loan borrowers
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
Accredited Schools Online: College Accreditation Guidebook
American Diploma Project Network: State Profiles
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP)
Education Bill Tracking Database
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
Charting the path from engagement to achievement: A report on the 2009 High School Survey of Student Engagement
Fewer, clearer, higher: Moving forward with consistent, rigorous standards for all students
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
Achieve Standards Alignment Tool
Student loan forgiveness programs: An evolving workforce development tool
Keeping middle grades students on the path to success in high school: Increasing engagement and achievement in SREB states
Cohort default rate resources
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year
Engineering solutions to the national crisis in literacy: How to make good on the promise of common core state standards
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
Trends in student financing of graduate and first professional education: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promsie of for-profit colleges and universities
Closing the expectations gap 2010
What is the price of college? Total, net, and out of pocket prices in 2007-08
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
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
Does money matter? II
Post-secondary access and student financial aid in Canada: Current knowledge and research gaps
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
Trends in student aid 2003
2003 status report on the Pell grant program
Publications by Sean-Michael Green
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
Trip to college
Financial aid/ fellowships
A few strings attached: State retention programs
Preparing students for success in college
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
Indiana's P-16 initiative
Realizing the college dream (English and Spanish versions)
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
How do I pay for college?
Cómo pagar por sus estudios universitarios (Financial aid guide)
Scholarship guide
Frequently asked questions
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Postsecondary education tuition and required fees in Indiana: 2007-09
Wrestling rising costs with innovation
Getting it done: Ten steps to a state action agenda
Adult learners and state policy
The Navigator
College Board Calculators
Scholarship Help
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Financial aid for Native American students
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
Trends in student aid 2007
Indiana Core Transfer Library
Child care and early education state-by-state data
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Education as an engine for regional economic and workforce development
Developing your vision while attending college
E4Me Ohio
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
Education Commission of the States: Database of virtual high schools
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
USA Funds Unlock the Future
International student travel confederation (ISTC)
Education attainment levels for the states: Degree completion overview charts (by state)
Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
Official cohort default rates for schools
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Education Finance Council (EFC)'s financial literacy homepage
Education Finance Council
The Education Network college planning site
A Better Chance.org
Education Online Search
State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
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)
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Latinos in graduate education
Financial aid letter.com
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
The career pathways how-to guide
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
Increasing access to college: Distance education takes on a new importance
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
National and state data
12 Ways adult students can pay for college
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Financial aid FAQ (frequently asked questions)
Undocumented immigrant students: A very brief overview of access to higher education in California
College access and tax credits
Digest of Education Statistics
Putting English language learners on the educational map: The No Child Left Behind Act implemented
Adventures in education: For college students
Window of opportunity: Targeting federal grant aid to students with the lowest incomes
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10
Response to Intervention: Resources for student service professionals
College on credit: How borrowers perceive their education debt
Do merit scholarships promote college access? Evidence from two states
National football league high school website: Academics
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Indiana inventory of academic pathways
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Claiming common ground: State policymaking for improving college readiness and success
NSLDS student access: National sudent loan data system
Minority teacher/special education services scholarship
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Financial aid: A shared agenda to achieve access and success for under-served students
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
GI bill education benefits
Debunking the myth
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
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
Literature review: Intervention methods and programs for pre-college entry for disadvantaged students
Education watch online
Financial aid and scholarships for undocumented students
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
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
Policy for progress: Reaffirming California higher education accessibility, affordability, and accountability into the 21st century
The challenge of access and persistence
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
The role of tuition, financial aid policies, and student outcomes on average student debt
Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
California District Report Cards
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
College Search Database.com
Trends in college pricing 2011
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the west: 2012-2013 Detailed tuition and fees table
How college pricing undermines financial aid
What should count? Frontline perspectives on student success and college accountability
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
NASSGAP - National Association of State Student Grant & Aid Programs: State data quick check
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
The College Completion Agenda
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
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
Assessing Canada’s student aid need assessment policies
Deciding about post-secondary education: Hearing the voices of non-attendees
The Campus Computing Project
The Canadian student financial aid system: The case for modernization
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
The new net price calculator for college website
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
Metrics for improving cost accountability
College planning resource directory
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
College portrait of undergraduate education (search and comparison tool for participating college and universities by state)
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
Financial aid in theory and practice
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10 (Spanish language version)
Dedicated funding for higher education: Alternatives for tough economic times
Trends in college spending: Where does the money come from? Where does it go?
Indiana Next: A guide to life after high school
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Grants for Individuals: Minorities
Indiana college success coalition