Access to public universities linked to higher earnings, degree completion

Dive Brief:  Students who enroll in public universities have higher household incomes by around age 30 than do those who were largely unable to access these institutions, according to a new working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, which examined trends in Georgia.  The researchers compared students who barely met the standardized test […]

House Democrats’ relief bill sets aside $37B for higher ed

  Dive Brief: The new coronavirus relief effort by House Democrats earmarks more than $37 billion for higher education and makes clear that international and undocumented college students can’t be excluded from emergency aid. The proposed $3 trillion Health and...