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Cost of Attending Community College

Despite a relatively low sticker price, a number of factors can raise the cost of attending community college.

Nationwide, state budget cuts disproportionately hit low-income, minority college students

States are disproportionately subsidizing schools whose students are wealthier, whiter

Virginia Foxx weighs in on the GOP's higher education priorities

The likely next chair of the U.S. House education committee weighs in on GOP higher education priorities a week after Republicans captured the White House and retained both chambers of Congress.

The Hidden Costs of Higher Education

At community colleges, tuition and fees only scratch the surface of students’ financial needs.

Northampton Community College opens food pantry for students

Despite increased public interest over rising tuition and fees, living expenses remain a significant barrier for many community college students. ACCT helped examine this issue in depth within the research report Hungry to Learn: Addressing Food & Housing Insecurity Among Undergraduates.

Q&A: Year-Round Pell Grants

Your students need your support to bring back Year-Round Pell Grants. Be and advocate and learn more about Year-Round Pell.
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