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Author(s):Excellencia in Education/ Institute for Higher Education Policy
Title:How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
Short Description:Provides a profile of Latino undergraduates and an overview of Latino students participating in financial aid programs.
Annotation:This report provides a profile of Latino undergraduates, an overview of Latino students participating in financial aid programs, and analysis of types of financial assistance awarded to Latino students.
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Borrowing/Student Debt
Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
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Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
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Insuring college failure risk
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Federal Student Aid: Loan Programs Factsheet (Spanish language version)
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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
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP)
Federal Student Aid at a Glance (Spanish language version)
How America saves for college 2009: Sallie Mae's national study of students and parents
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
The price of knowledge 2004: Access and student finance in Canada
Report on the meta-analysis of post-secondary institutional graduate surveys
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
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The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
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39th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid
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My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
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Think college? Me? Now?
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State higher education finance: Early release FY 2008
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
Indiana higher education facts
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
OEDb Online Education Database
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
Education watch 2009
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Official cohort default rates for schools
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Deciding on postsecondary education
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
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Dedicated funding for higher education: Alternatives for tough economic times
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Measuring up 2008
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Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
2009-10 FAFSA on the web worksheet
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Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
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Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
FinAid: Income-based repayment
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Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
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The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
US Department of Veterans Affairs: Yellow Ribbon Program
Rethinking the middleman: Federal student loan guarantee agencies
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
Canadian college student finances: Second edition
Canadian college student finances: Third edition (2005)
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
Student Financial Survey: Baseline Results (2001)
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
Canadian college student finances
ACE Online Information Center
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Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
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Loan forgiveness for public service employees
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Federal Student Aid: Grant Programs Factsheet
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Federal Student Aid Data Center
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Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
Putting money on the table: Information, financial aid, and access to college
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Growing What Works Database
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
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Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
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Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
American Indian Scholarships
AMS Scholarships and Fellowships
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Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
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The economics of higher education access in Indiana
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Ed Fund
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
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NASFAA's cash for college
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Loan forgivness for public service employees
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Facts for education advocates
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
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Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
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Trends in student aid 2007
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Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
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The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
College Board scholarship search
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
StateVoucher.org (Education and Training Vouchers)
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
A college access contract
2007 Guide to applying for financial aid and scholarships
Parent primer on career exploration
A Better Chance.org
Adventures in education: For college students
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Student success: Statewide P-16 programs
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Losing ground: A national status report on the affordability of American higher education
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
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Rhetoric and reality: Effects and consequences of the HOPE scholarship
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
Hope works: Student use of education tax credits.
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Debt burden: A comparison of 1992-93 and 1999-2000 bachelor's degree recipients a year after graduating
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Getting ready to pay for college: What students and their parents know about the cost of college tuition and what they are doing to find out
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ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
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College Board online college planning resources
College preparation information from Peterson's Education Center
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Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Cashing in on the GI bill
National association of state approving agencies
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Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
Beyond the 49th parallel II: The affordability of university education
Mississippi's mandate: How investment in education pays off in Mississippi
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Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
Reframing the student loan costing debate: The benefits of competition
Foster youth: Funding for college
They can't go home again: Undocumented aliens and access to U.S. higher education
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
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Persistence among first-generation college students in Indiana: The impact of precollege preparation, college experiences, and financial aid
Addressing student loan repayment burdens: Strengths and weaknesses of the current system
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
Education Commission of the States: Postsecondary Issues
College access: From the inside out
Trends in college pricing 2006
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
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
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
Miles to go: Louisiana
NDSFA: The financial aid partnership
Eliminating complexity and inconsistency in federal financial aid programs for higher education students: Towards a more strategic approach
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
The Princeton Review and Hispanic Scholarship Fund college admissions roadmap (Spanish Version)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Graduating with debt: The biggest threat to young American's financial well-being?
Quick facts about student debt
The debt explosion among college graduates
The feasibility of delivering aid for college through the tax system
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Study of the effect of the Talent Search program on secondary and postsecondary outcomes in Florida, Indiana and Texas
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
2006-07 Washington state tuition and fee report
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Funding your graduate education: Sources of information
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
A scan of our changing environment, 2004 - 2005
Balancing acts: How high school counselors view risks and opportunities of student loans
How much debt is too much? Definting benchmarks for manageable student debt
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Paying for college: A brief look at student financial aid programs
How do I pay for college?
12 Ways adult students can pay for college
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
National Indian education study part I: The performance of American Indian and Alaska Native fourth- and eighth-grade students on NAEP 2005 reading and mathematics assessments
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Latinos in secondary education
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
What works for Latino students
Feasibility of a student unit record system within the integrated postsecondary education data system
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Undergraduate students and credit cards 2004: An analysis of usage rates and trends
Policy indicators for higher education WICHE states
The economic promise of investing in high-quality preschool: Using early education to improve economic growth and the fiscal sustainability of states and the nation
Improving academic achievement in urban districts: What state policymakers can do
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Opportunities for expanding college bridge programs for out of school youth
New faces, old patterns: Segregation in the multiracial south
Can scholarships alone help students succeed? Lessons from two New York City community colleges
From capacity to success: HSIs and Latino student success through Title V
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
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
Student poll: Many college-bound students report difficulty affording a college education
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
College choice process of Latino undocumented students: Implications for recruitment and retention
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Piling it on: The growth of proprietary school loans and the consequences for students
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Proposal for standardization of financial aid award letters and net price calculators
How college pricing undermines financial aid
Why 529 college savings plans favor the fortunate
Delinquency: The untold story of student loan borrowing
Driving innovation: How six states are organizing to improve outcomes in developmental education
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
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)
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
America's future: Latino child well-being in numbers and trends
Putting students ahead of private banks: Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibily Act (SAFRA) myths-facts
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Rising to the challenge: Hispanic college graduation rates as a national priority
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
Academic Competitiveness Grant and National SMART Grant
Paying for college: Students from middle-income backgrounds
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
Top gap closers: Some public four-year colleges and universities have made good progress in closing graduation rate gaps
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Mind the (other) gap: State profiles
Why is college so expensive?
Young Hispanic children: Boosting opportunities for learning
International Education Financial Aid: International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search
Raising the roof: Explore California public school data
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
The rising price of inequality: How inadequate grant aid limits college access and persistence
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) for Students
Black male student success in higher education: A report from the national black male college achievement study
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Challenging success: Can college degree completion be increased as states cut budgets?
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Up for grabs: The gains and prospects of first- and second generation young adults
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Prison vs. Princeton
2012 Education appropriations guide
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year
Student lending's failing grade
Unlocking doors and expanding opportunity: Moving beyond the limiting reality of college and career readiness in California high schools
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways, and progress
The expansion of private loans in postsecondary education
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
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
You can go! Educator resources
Underserved students who earn credit through prior learning assessment have higher degree completion rates and shorter time-to-degree
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
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
The nation's report card: Science 2011
NASSGAP - National Association of State Student Grant & Aid Programs: State data quick check
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
Private student loans
2012 Household financial planning survey
Employees in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011 and student financial aid, academic year 2010-11 - first look
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
College is affordable: A pilot study
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
A record one-in-five households now owe student loan debt
What works for Latino student success in higher education: 2012 Compendium, profiles of selected programs
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
Borrowers on hold: Student loan collection agency complaint systems need massive improvement
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
Survey of state tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities: 2010-11
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education