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.
University Of St. Joseph Mulls Going CoedA women's college in Connecticut could soon begin enrolling men as it deals with a decline in enrollment.
46 'Dreamers' To Attend ECSU On ScholarshipsForty-six students who were brought to the United States as children have been granted scholarships to attend Eastern Connecticut State University in the fall.
The World Of Higher Education
Questions Raised About Board Of Regents Future
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
Who Is Eligible For Student Loan Forgiveness?The federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) is an incentive for these graduates to consider taking jobs in public service areas.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment OptionsMore than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.
What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant ProgramThe federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSAThe federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.