Statement on White House FY23 Budget

March 28, 2022

President Biden’s fiscal year 2023 budget request, released today, proposes critical new investments in college affordability and completion. By investing in a significant increase to the Pell Grant—as well as evidence-based retention and completion strategies—and supporting HBCUs, TCCUs, MSIs, and community colleges, this budget would help millions of students ...


Statement on the American Families Plan

April 28, 2021

"President Biden’s American Families Plan (AFP) takes a comprehensive approach to making college more affordable by creating a new federal-state funding partnership, boosting Pell Grant funding, and making significant investments in student success. The plan is a clear recognition that new investments in higher education are fundamental to advancing an equitable recovery......