California Community College Financial Aid Facts

May 5, 2021

As the California Legislature considers proposals to strengthen the program and increase access to Cal Grants this year, a new series of fact sheets explores the financial aid available to California's community college students and how it varies by region, race/ethnicity, and age.


No More Corinthians: Why Students Need a Strong Borrower Defense Rule

February 3, 2021

Most colleges and universities help millions of Americans earn a degree or diploma to lead to economic security and a better life. In the wake of the Great Recession, it was revealed that too many for-profit colleges – by enrolling hundreds of thousands of students – sought to take advantage of the federal financial aid system to make windfall profits.


Why Students Need a Strong Gainful Employment Rule

February 3, 2021

Most colleges and universities help millions of Americans earn a degree or diploma to lead to economic security and a better life. In the wake of the Great Recession, it was revealed that too many for-profit colleges – by enrolling hundreds of thousands of students – sought to take advantage of the federal financial aid system to make windfall profits.