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Student Aid

More college students attending summer classes thanks to yearlong Pell Grants

Enrollment numbers at many colleges -- especially those in areas with less generous state aid -- show significant boosts in attendance in the first full summer since Congress restored year-round grants.

Federal Loan Servicers Directly Impact Successful Repayment for Student Borrowers

Loan servicers play a key role in borrower engagement, counseling, and processing of payments.

U.S. Department of Education Looks to Rewrite Gainful Employment Regulations

Changes could require more programs to report student debt and earnings data while also limiting sanctions for underperforming programs.

Millions in Federal Grants for Community College Students Left on the Table

A significant percentage of community college students don’t receive the federal aid for which they may be eligible.

U.S. Department of Education Announces “Next Generation” FAFSA

The "Next Generation Financial Services Environment" will launch in 2018 and feature a mobile app for completing the FAFSA.

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.
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