Students To 'Keep Fighting' For Aid Bill Despite SetbackImmigrant students without legal status in the United States say they're not giving up on passing legislation that would make them eligible for institutional financial assistance at state-run colleges and universities in Connecticut.
Immigrant Student's Arrest Scuttles Financial Aid LegislationA student originally from Mexico, Eric Cruz Lopez was among the most visible immigration activists on the University of Connecticut campus — up until he was charged with spray-painting expletives about President Trump.
RAY DUNAWAY: Are Hockey and Financial Aid Really Hartford's Big Problems?Chris Powell of the Journal Inquirer wants to know what Hartford's big problems actually are.
Bills Would Give Undocumented Students Access To Financial AidImmigrant students without legal status in the United States would be eligible for institutional financial assistance at state-run colleges and universities under two measures which are up for public hearings at the State Capitol Tuesday.
Immigrant Students Urge Passage Of Financial Aid BillImmigrant students without legal status in the United States are urging Connecticut lawmakers to make them eligible for institutional financial assistance at state-run colleges and universities.
Undocumented Students May Get Tuition HelpThe Connecticut Senate voted Tuesday 24 to 12 in favor of allowing students brought to the U.S. illegally as children to get help with the cost of college tuition.
Yale Students Protest Work Requirement For Aid Recipients
What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant ProgramThe federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
College To Offer Students Money To Take A Year OffTufts University "gap year" program will help students on leave pay for housing and other expenses.
Trustees Approve $1.1 Billion UConn BudgetThe University of Connecticut has approved a new budget that spends more on financial aid for students and more faculty.
State House Unanimously Passes Measure Calling For Uniform College Aid Info A proposal to require Connecticut colleges and universities to supply students with uniform financial aid information has passed in the state House of Representatives.