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Private Colleges Focus on Affordability
New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list
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Congress drops out on college lending crisis
July 9, 2013
This is the second year in a row that Congress has failed to respond to the nation's higher-education lending problem. Last year, members decided to put off the job of setting a reasonable student borrowing rate until this year. Supposedly to ensure that they would act, interest rates were set to double if nothing was done. Well, nothing was done - except more harm to students already struggling with a collective $1.1 trillion in debt.