New evidence reveals characteristics of borrowers who default on their student loans and the consequences of defaulting.
Pilot schools in New York City created "set-asides" that reserved seats for certain groups of students.
Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement means that the days of considering race in college admissions are likely limited.
Average annual borrowing is about three times as high for graduate students as for undergraduates.
The federal government provides loans to students to attend colleges from which most students fail to graduate or have low earnings, even with a degree.
It's easy to exaggerate how much changes in appropriations explain and are reflected in tuition increases.
Student debt repayment fell during the Great Recession. Borrowers from low-income backgrounds saw the steepest decline
One-year student loan repayment rates dropped 14 percentage points after 2008.
Research on how to maximize the effectiveness and equity of public preschool has not kept pace with the growth of these programs.