Connecticut Bill for Uniform Financial Aid Info Advances

Lynn Russo Whylly's picture
Thursday, May 9, 2013

A proposal to require Connecticut colleges and universities to supply students with uniform financial aid information has passed in the state House of Representatives.

The bill, which passed Thursday 141-to-0, obliges institutions of higher education to provide a financial aid shopping sheet to each admitted student before the enrollment deadline.

The uniform reporting sheet was developed by the U.S. Department of Education and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to help service members and veterans make informed decisions.

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