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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges

NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit to get the facts!

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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



Renewing the Ideal of the Scholar-Athlete

Forbes - Presidential Opinion

January 8, 2016

Daniel R. Porterfield, President, Franklin & Marshall College writes: Today, however, the ideal of the scholar-athlete is slipping away among too many Division I schools—not surprising in an era of massive television contracts, arms races for top coaches, and relentless training, practice, and game schedules. The vast cheating scandal recently revealed at the University of North Carolina is just one example of an athletics culture that has sacrificed academic and amateur values on the altar of visibility, money, and victories.

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