Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Postsecondary Success

With more students of color, as well as students with full-time jobs and families seeking degrees, higher education institutions must adapt to meet the evolving needs of their students. More and more institutions are piloting and implementing new models in an effort to educate more students more effectively, in a shorter amount of time, at a lower cost, and with career-relevant skills. Through innovations such as online courses, adaptive learning solutions, and integrated monitoring and advising services, the students below – all from various backgrounds and perspectives – are experiencing first-hand the impact of institutional strategies working to address their growing needs and demands, while ensuring quality, high-value educations.