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Tacoma Community College Pilot Program Helps Homeless Students Succeed

By leveraging available resources, the Washington state college has helped participating housing-insecure students stay enrolled.

Year-Round Pell's Likely Return

Congressional Republicans and the Trump White House appear poised to bring back year-round Pell Grant eligibility, which the Obama administration and Congress nixed in 2012 over cost concerns.

The Basics of Federal Student Financial Aid

Pell Grants, federal student loans, and Federal Work-Study are applied for through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), though many students do not complete the form.

One in Three Community College Students Experiences Hunger, Half Lack Secure Housing, 14% Homeless

New Survey of over 33,000 students in 24 states reveals significant life challenges that impede academic persistence and completion.
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