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Author(s):Redd, K
Title:Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
Source:http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/di...
Date:2000
Organization:Lumina Foundation for Education
Short Description:Focuses on the practice of tuition discounting, and addresses growing concern among higher education analysts over its increasing use in college institutions.
Annotation:Many private colleges and universities practice tuition discounting to meet their enrollment and revenue goals. Under tuition discounting plans, colleges provide institutionally funded grants to undergraduates to help them pay all or a portion of their tuition and fee charges. This research and policy analysis focuses on the practice of tuition discounting, and addresses growing concern among higher education analysts over its increasing use in college institutions.
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Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
Federal Student Aid strategic plan: FY 2011-15
Why is college so expensive?
How America pays for college 2010: A national study by Sallie Mae and Gallup
The (un)productivity of American higher education: From cost "dis-ease"to cost effectiveness
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
The rise of college student borrowing
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2010-11
Wealth, income, and academic achievement in the college-going process
Tuition fees and student financial assistance: 2010 Global year in review
Trends in student financing of graduate and first professional education: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
The College Match Program
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Trends in college pricing 2010
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Federal education tax benefits: Who receives them and to what extent do they shape the price of college attendance?
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Prison vs. Princeton
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
Student aid simplification: Looking back and looking ahead
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Cohort default rates in context
Closing the door, increasing the gap: Who's not going to (community) college?
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Information constraints and financial aid policy
How America pays for college 2011
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
Trends in college pricing 2012
Trends in student aid 2012
The student debt crisis
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
The role of tuition, financial aid policies, and student outcomes on average student debt
College is affordable: A pilot study
A record one-in-five households now owe student loan debt
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
Is college affordable? In search of a meaningful definition
How America pays for college 2012
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Private student loans
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries