The default rate on college loans dropped slightly from fiscal 2008 to fiscal 2009, data show.
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October 01, 2012
September 27, 2012
Student-loan debt is expanding to more American households, according to a new analysis.
September 26, 2012
A new federal report gives the latest average college cost by sector for the 2010-11 school year.
September 20, 2012
Higher education experts discuss merits of Right to Know Before Your Go bill proposed by Senators Ron Wyden, of Oregon, and Marco Rubio, of Florida.
September 17, 2012
The White House releases a glimpse of potential higher education cuts if Congress fails to come up with a long-term deficit-reduction deal.
September 13, 2012
Concordia University, St. Paul joins small group of colleges freezing or reducing costs of attendance.
August 24, 2012
University of Evansville announces four-year price freeze on tuition.
July 31, 2012
Surveys show students picking up larger percentage of college costs, while higher education business officials reflect little change ahead for funding model
July 24, 2012
U.S. Department of Education and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau release final award letter template for voluntary use by colleges and universities.
July 10, 2012
New America Foundation's Federal Education Budget Project releases new information for its education funding database.