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New Reports Reveal Insights Into Student Loan Borrowing, Repayment

Recently released data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), examines federal student loan borrowers and their repayment progress.

Forbes: College Promise Programs Could Help Hungry, Homeless Students Reach Their Potential

Two of ACCT's studies found that an average 13-14% of community college students were homeless, and about half were housing insecure. Worse, 29% of former foster youth—who are more likely to attend community colleges than four-year universities for a variety of reasons—were homeless.

A view from the States: Noah and Emily share what is happening across the pond

ACCT Chair Emily Yim, a trustee at Edmonds Community College in Washington state, and ACCT President J. Noah Brown discuss apprenticeships at the UK Association of Colleges Conference in Birmingham, England

The Student Loan Default Crisis for Borrowers with Children

Nearly half of undergraduates raising families default on their loans—and most of them are single parents.

College of DuPage Tackles Student Financial Literacy

Through the use of interactive activities, College of DuPage is working to help students better understand their financial situation.
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