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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



Congressional Agreement Gives College Savings Programs Needed Boost - Presidential Opinion

January 11, 2016

Richard Doherty, president of AICUM, and Lynn Pasquerella, president of Mount Holyoke College (MA), write: As leaders in the higher education sector, we understand that college cost is often ground zero for students and families. Choosing a college and assembling the resources to finance your education can be a stressful and confusing process. Thanks to a bipartisan spending and tax deal, several federal college savings programs received a much-needed boost. As a result, students, families and colleges will all benefit. The Congressional agreement gives American families much more certainty for tax-related college savings options, while also preserving several longstanding grant and student aid programs.

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