In the wake of a disaster like Hurricane Katrina, who is responsible for paying tuition? Should institutions charge the enrolled students displaced by the storm? And should those schools remit tuition dollars to damaged schools?
A handful of IHEs are addressing the needs of their students with alcohol or drug addictions through the development of "recovery dorms."
Seven billion dollars isn't chump change. That's how much the U.S. Department of Education claims it is owed on defaulted student loans--loans never paid back because of a variety of circumstances.
The long-running battle over the future of PeopleSoft appears to finally be over.