Transfers from 2-year public schools to 4-year colleges rose 2.6% this fall, report finds

Dive Brief:  The number of students transferring from community colleges to four-year institutions rose 2.6% year-over-year this fall after being flat in 2019, though other forms of transfer enrollment nosedived, according to a new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.  Transfers between the same level of institution fell 8.3% year-over-year, and transfers of […]

Some colleges are lowering tuition for fall 2021

Dive Brief: Several colleges are lowering tuition costs for fall 2021, saying they want to alleviate students’ and families’ financial burdens spurred by the public health crisis.  Some of the reductions are significant. While a few have cut tuition by...

OPT students arrested as colleges accused of “wilful ignorance”

Authorities also warned that “there’ll be consequences” for universities and designated school officials that are engaged in “wilful ignorance or a level of negligence” when placing international students in the program enabling international students to work in...