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Federal Student Aid Conference Focuses on the Increasing National Student Debt

Officials from the U.S. Department of Education warned of the ballooning federal student loan portfolio and provided updates on “Next Gen” programs intended to help students with the financial aid process.

North Philly to Oxford

Hazim Hardeman is an alumnus of the Community College of Philadelphia and Temple University. Now he's a Rhodes scholar. This is the story of his unexpected journey.

College financial aid: Equity and efficiency

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

The Cost of Housing is Out of Reach for Independent Community College Students

According to the National Low Income Housing Coalition, Americans must make over $44,000 to afford to rent two-bedroom home and over $34,000 to afford a one-bedroom home. On average, independent community college students’ household income is just under $34,000.

Answering the Retention Question

Research confirms that meeting the basic needs of students helps students get to the finish line.

Report highlights different ways community colleges help first-year students

New report highlights the different methods and ways community colleges offer first-year experience programs to students.
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