Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Postsecondary Success

August 17, 2015

Establishment Goes Alternative

Tentatively dubbed the University Learning Store, the project is a joint effort involving the Georgia Institute of Technology, Northwestern University, the University of Washington, the University of California’s Davis, Irvine and Los Angeles campuses, and the University of Wisconsin Extension.

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August 17, 2015

Shifting Policy to Support the 'Typical' College Student

To make college more affordable, increase quality, and boost rates of completion, policymakers must understand that today’s “typical” college students are from traditional and engage with post-secondary education and career preparation in ways that differ markedly from the New York Times’ imagined residential, 18-year-old freshmen.

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August 10, 2015

Aid That Grows With Tuition

Lower student debt and increased retention: those are the results the University of Dayton says it’s seeing two years after putting in place an unusual tuition strategy. Under Dayton's strategy, while costs increase each year, aid also increases proportionately so students pay the same amount for tuition each year.

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