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Adding on-campus housing can help address student needs, but leaders must consider many factors before breaking ground.

Colleges Could Do More To Help Student Parents Pay For Child Care, Watchdog Says

More than 1 in 5 college students are raising kids, and access to child care is one of their biggest barriers. A new report finds many don't know they can apply for help from federal financial aid.

NCAN Report: Only About Half of Community Colleges Nationwide Are Affordable for Low-Income Students

Community colleges are recognized as a less expensive route leading into a bachelor’s degree program or the workforce. But less expensive doesn’t always mean affordable.

Recommendations for Providing Community Colleges with the Resources They Need

In the United States, where social mobility has been considered a birthright, community colleges are essential to that promise.

Newsom proposes free community college in California

Newsom will include an additional $40 million in his budget to fund a second year of tuition-free community college.

College financial aid: Equity and efficiency

Targeting financial aid to those who need it most could boost the nation’s economy
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