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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges


NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit 9myths.org 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





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How a Couple of Colleges Attacked the Status Quo by Booting Admissions Tests, Waitlists

Hechinger Report - Commentary


February 11, 2016


Meredith Twombly, dean of enrollment and retention at Hampshire College, writes: As the Supreme Court once again considers the role of affirmative action in college admissions, at least two institutions have quietly made significant leaps in terms of diversifying their student bodies by chipping away at barriers long-embedded in the traditional college admission system.


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