Complete College America: The Game Changers
The Game Changers webpage from Complete College America details five systemic interventions, including performance funding and structured schedules, to assist more students in the path to college completion.
Undermining Pell: How Colleges’ Pursuit of Prestige and Revenue is Hurting Low-Income Students
The report from The New America Foundation suggests an increasing number of colleges are using their financial resources to fiercely compete for the students they most desire: the best and brightest, and the wealthiest. The report assesses institutions using two metrics: the proportion of undergraduate students on a campus that have Pell Grants, and an institution’s net price (the average amount paid after grant and scholarship aid is deducted from a college’s list price) for students with family incomes less than $30,000.Download PDF
A Federal Work Study Reform Agenda to Better Serve Low-Income Students
This report from Young Invincibles recommends reforming Federal Work Study to better serve low-income students working their way through school, and providing them with experience and skills for today’s economy.Download PDF