Just the Stats: Does No-Loan Financial Aid Really Improve Diversity? - Higher Education
Higher Education News and Jobs

Just the Stats: Does No-Loan Financial Aid Really Improve Diversity?

Email


by Olivia Majesky-Pullmann


In an effort to increase racial and economic diversity, many Ivy League institutions are implementing very generous financial aid policies that guarantee that low-income students will graduate without incurring debt. But are these aggressive new policies really working?



© Copyright 2005 by DiverseEducation.com

RELATED ARTICLES >>
Six Howard Workers Fired After Nine-Year Financial Scandal Howard University fired six employees last year after an internal investigation found that several university employees misappropriated university-based funds between 2007 and 2016. Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, president of Howard, issued a statement...
New Scholarship Fund at School Devotes $20M To DACA Students One thousand DACA students, also called “Dreamers,” will receive full scholarships to pursue an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at Southern New Hampshire University over the next five years. The scholarships, from a fund of $20 million, are made ...
Foundation Report Advises on College ‘Promise’ Programs A report issued this week by a nonpartisan think tank suggests that states considering “free college” policies should avoid unfair cost-containment strategies, communicate with students and families and make bolder investments in higher education. ...
Amherst College to Use Mellon Grant to Develop Diverse Faculty As a recipient of a prestigious $500,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Amherst College will develop an initiative to identify and prepare students from underrepresented minority groups to become faculty in the humanities. The grant i...
Semantic Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *