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The Institute for College Access & Success , July 2019

Public comments in response to the June 12, 219, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Docket ID ED-2018-OPE-0076) regarding the Department of Education’s proposed changes to regulations governing accreditation and state authorization regulations.

The Institute for College Access & Success , July 2019

A letter to the Department of Education from 33 organizations working on behalf of students, consumers, veterans, faculty and staff, civil rights, and college access, expressing serious concerns about the proposed changes to regulations governing accreditation and in support of enforcement...

The Institute for College Access & Success , July 2019

Public comments in response to the June 12, 2019, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Docket ID ED-2018-OPE-0076) regarding the Department of Education’s proposed changes to regulations governing accreditation and state authorization regulations.

A Review of Existing Proposals to Streamline Income-Driven Repayment
The Institute for College Access & Success, July 2019

This brief reviews the details of major proposals from policy makers and policy organizations to streamline and reform income-driven repayment of federal student loans. The brief identifies encouraging consensus on a number of important details, as well as some areas of remaining divergence.

The Institute for College Access & Success , June 2019

Fifty-six organizations wrote to Representatives Lee and DeLauro in support of the PROTECT Students Act. ...

The Institute for College Access & Success, June 2019

Summarizes loan limits, interest rates, and other terms for federal student loans issued from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020....

What Data Show and Experts Say About Who Defaults and Why
The Institute for College Access & Success, June 2019

Casualties of College Debt uses the latest federal data on delinquency and default to better understand who student loan defaulters are, explores key themes of who defaults and why that emerged across over 20 in-depth conversations with a diverse group of experts, and lifts up the...

The Institute for College Access & Success , May 2019

Over 20 organizations urged the Conference Committee on the Budget to make a down payment towards college affordability by increasing the number of new competitive Cal Grants to 70,000 annually and allowing AB 540 students to compete on equal footing, and increasing the size of the base Cal...

May 2019

Over 20 organizations urged the California State Assembly Committee on Budget, Subcommittee 2 on Education Finance to make a down payment towards college affordability by increasing the number of competitive Cal Grants and the size of the Cal Grant B access award. Doing so will ensure more...

Racial Disparities at Public Colleges
The Institute for College Access & Success, May 2019

This issue brief demonstrates the racial consequences of inequitable state higher education funding, and recommends steps state and federal policymakers should take to remedy inequities in college funding.  ...

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