As new high school graduates anxiously await acceptance letters from their favorite colleges, many will start to plan for this new chapter in their lives by seeking student loans and financial aid to pay for it. After running the gauntlet of qualifying for loans and assistance, many will forget all about it.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 7:55pm
Higher One, a technology and payment services company focused on higher education, has announced its second annual Financial Literacy Counts grant program designed to support financial literacy initiatives for undergraduate students nationwide. This announcement comes during the month of April, recognized by Congress as Financial Literacy Month, and is an example of Higher One’s continued mission to support financial literacy among college students by providing resources and promoting financial literacy initiatives on college campuses.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 7:38pm
In Texas, which has the country’s second-largest Latino population, experts say that closing the gap in college graduation rates between Latinos and Anglos will be critical to ensuring that the state has an educated workforce in the next 20 years.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 9:09pm
As the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers annual meeting kicks off in Philadelphia this week, it’s no secret that retention and student success are top-of-mind priorities at higher education institutions today.