Financial Aid

Public Flagships Are Offering More Middle-Income Scholarships. What Gives?

Published by The Chronicle of Higher Education

With regard to the recent increase, A&S Principal David Strauss says, “middle-income scholarships are seen as a public service…but it can also be the case that the practical effect is to aid a family that’s still able to pay for some of the freight.”

Privates Matching Public Prices

Published by Inside Higher Ed

Tuition-matching programs can grab attention in a market, but they can’t be the only way a private university is selling itself to students. A&S Principals Rick Hesel and Craig Goebel discuss the pros and cons of such pricing strategies.

Is Tuition Discounting Leading Some Colleges Off a Cliff?

Published by The Chronicle of Higher Education

A&S Principal Craig Goebel comments on new research analyzing tuition discounting. He says developing a distinguishing strategy beyond tuition/aid pricing models is the most effective change schools can make.

Among Students Bound for College, Confusion Persists on Paying for It

Published by The Chronicle of Higher Education

StudentPOLL research conducted by ACT and Art & Science Group measures students' perceptions on the realities of paying for college.