Posts tagged: Tuition and Fees - Diverse


Western Governors University Grows Into Its Role

by Catherine Morris | October 12, 2017
Western Governors University has gone from pioneering to normalizing competency-based education [...] Read more

Spellings: Affordability Is Families’ No.1 Concern Regarding College

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 10, 2017
Containing college costs and streamlining financial aid must be at the forefront of the nation [...] Read more

Study: Over Half of For-profit Students Defaulted on Loans

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | October 5, 2017
WASHINGTON  — Students who attended for-profit colleges were twice as likely or more to defa [...] Read more

University of Maryland Receives $220 Million Donation

by Joseph Hong | October 4, 2017
An alumnus broke records at the University of Maryland on Wednesday when his foundation gifted [...] Read more

Merging of Savings Accounts Proposed for College Funding

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Children’s savings accounts and college promise initiatives could be stronger if the two fund [...] Read more

Are Archaic Premises Fueling Feds’ Pursuit of WGU?

by Trent Kaufman and Aaron Andersen | October 3, 2017
A recent report from the U.S. Department of Education grabbed headlines by proffering the opini [...] Read more

Blackburn College Offers Free Tuition for Low-income Students

by Associated Press | October 2, 2017
CARLINVILLE, Ill. — A liberal arts college in southern Illinois is offering free tuition to a [...] Read more

Dollar General Latest Business Offering Tuition Reimbursement

by | September 28, 2017
As part of a growing trend among businesses seeking to attract and retain dedicated talent, Dol [...] Read more

Innovative Strategies for HBCUs Proposed at CBC Conference

by | September 21, 2017
A range of solutions and strategies emerged Thursday at the inaugural HBCU “braintrust” of [...] Read more

Former Obama Officials Launch Legal Group to Challenge DeVos

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press |
WASHINGTON — A group of Obama administration officials is starting a legal aid organization t [...] Read more

Organizations Call for DeVos to Halt Student Loan Policy Changes

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 19, 2017
The regulatory changes being pursued by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in the student [...] Read more

Sweet Briar Preparing for Fresh Start

by Catherine Morris | September 6, 2017
Sweet Briar College, an all-women’s school located in the Virginia foothills of the Blue Ridg [...] Read more

Lawsuit: Charlotte School of Law Defrauded Taxpayers Out of $285M

| August 28, 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A lawsuit is accusing the Charlotte School of Law of defrauding taxpayers o [...] Read more

Maine Community College Tuition Frozen for Upcoming Year

by Associated Press |
PORTLAND, Maine — Tuition is being frozen at Maine’s seven community colleges for the comin [...] Read more

Nation’s Oldest HBCU Focused on Sustainability

by Gia Savage | August 23, 2017
Alumni and experts weigh in on the future of 180-year-old Cheyney University as the nation’s [...] Read more