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Effective Collaboration and Coordination: Lessons from Research and Practice
2014 | WICHE

http://wiche.edu/pub/16948


Latino College Completion: United States
2014 | Excelencia in Education

http://www.edexcelencia.org/research/college-completion/united-states


Access to What and For Whom? A Closer Look at Federal Parent Plus Loans
2014 | American Enterprise Institute

http://www.aei.org/files/2014/04/30/-access-to-what-and-for-whom-a-closer-look-at-federal-parent-plus-loans_09253030784.pdf


Young Adults, Student Debt and Economic Well-Being
2014 | Pew Research Center

http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/files/2014/05/ST_2014.05.14_student-debt_complete-report.pdf


The Rising Cost of Not Going to College
2014 | Pew Research Center

http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2014/02/11/the-rising-cost-of-not-going-to-college/


Should Community College Students Earn an Associate Degree Before Transferring to a Four-Year Institution?
2014 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/publications/associate-degree-before-transfer.html?utm_source=post+conference+pubs&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013: Hispanic Students
2014 | ACT

http://act.org/newsroom/data/2013/states/hispanic.html?utm_campaign=PAGHispanicpa&utm_source=Lyrisemail&utm_medium=email&utm_content=reportlink2&hq_e=el&hq_m=3241181&hq_l=3&hq_v=a21f1a013d


Catching Up to College and Career Readiness: The Challenge Is Greater for At-Risk Students
2014 | ACT

http://www.act.org/research/policymakers/pdf/CatchingUp-Part3.pdf


The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013: Students from Low-Income Families
2014 | ACT

http://www.act.org/newsroom/data/2013/states/pdf/LowIncomeStudents.pdf


Knocking at the College Door, 8th Edition
2013 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

www.wiche.edu/knocking-8th


After the Funding is Through: CACG Program Sustainability
2013 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

http://wiche.edu/pub/16711


Preparing Students for College: What High Schools are Doing and How Their Actions Influence Ninth Graders? College Attitudes, Aspirations, and Plans
2013 | National Association for College Admission Counseling

http://www.nacacnet.org/research/research-data/nacac-research/Documents/PreparingStudents.pdf


The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013
2013 | ACT

http://www.act.org/research/policymakers/cccr13/index.html


Knocking at the College Door: Projections of High School Graduates by Sex and for Major Metropolitan Areas
2013 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

http://www.wiche.edu/pub/knocking-8th-and-supplements


Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2013
2013 | WICHE

http://www.wiche.edu/pub/16492


Constructive Innovation: Recapping 2013 Higher Education Legislative Activity in the West
2013 | WICHE

http://wiche.edu/info/publications/PI-2013Constructive-Innovation_recapping-2013-higher-education-legislative-activity-west.pdf


Looking Beyond Enrollment The Causal Effect of Need-Based Grants on College Access, Persistence, and Graduation
2013 | National Center for Postsecondary Research

http://www.postsecondaryresearch.org/i/a/document/NCPR_Castleman_Long_FSAG.pdf


America's Youth: Transitions to Adulthood
2012 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012026.pdf


Washington State Student Achievement Initiative: Achievement Points Analysis for Academic Years 2007?2011
2012 | Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/Publication.asp?UID=1081&utm_source=AYPF&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


Replenishing Opportunity In America: The 2012 Midterm Report of Public Higher Education Systems in the Access to Success Initiative
2012 | The Education Trust

http://www.edtrust.org/sites/edtrust.org/files/Replenishing_Opportunity_2.pdf


Ensuring America?s Future by Increasing Latino College Completion ? 50 States
2012 | Excelencia in Education

http://www.edexcelencia.org/eaf/50states/


Latino College Completion in 50 States
2012 | Excelencia in Education

http://www.edexcelencia.org/eaf/50states/


Reducing Undergraduate Debt to Increase Latina and Latino Participation in STEM Professions
2012 | Center for Urban Education at the University of Southern California

http://cue.usc.edu/assests/USC%20CUE%20Negative%20Impact%20of%20Debt%20on%20Professional%20Preparation%20in%20STEM_May%202012.pdf?utm_source=New+Report+Highlights+Negative+Impact+of+Debt+on+Graduate+Enrollment+in+STEM+for&utm_campaign=NSF4&utm_medium=email


Statistics in Brief, ?New Americans in Postsecondary Education: A Profile of Immigrant and Second-Generation American Undergraduates?
2012 | National Center for Educational Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012213.pdf


Higher Education: Gaps in Access and Persistence Study
2012 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2012046


The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2012
2012 | ACT

http://www.act.org/newsroom/data/2012/index.html


Western Policy Exchanges: College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) Year 2
2011 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

http://wiche.edu/info/publications/WPE-CACG-2-2011.pdf


Opportunity Adrift: Our Flagship Universities Are Straying From Their Public Mission
2010 | The Education Trust

http://www.edtrust.org/sites/edtrust.org/files/publications/files/Opportunity%20Adrift%28%29.pdf


Cost Perceptions and College-Going for Low-Income Students
2010 | Pathways to College Network and National College Access Network

http://pathwaystocollege.net/pdf/COST%20PERCEPTIONS%20AND%20COLLEGE-GOING%20FOR%20LOW-INCOME%20STUDENTS.pdf


Expanding Access and Opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
2010 | Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/a-f/(Report)_Expanding_Access_and_Opportunity-Washington_State_Achievers.pdf


Public School Graduates and Dropouts From the Common Core of Data: School Year 2007?08
2010 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2010/2010341.pdf


The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2010
2010 | ACT

http://www.act.org/research/policymakers/cccr10/pdf/ConditionofCollegeandCareerReadiness2010.pdf


Tapping HSI-STEM Funds to Improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM Professions
2010 | Center for Urban Education

http://cue.usc.edu/media/NSF_STEM_report_3_Tapping_HSI-STEM_Funds_to_Improve_Latina_and_Latino_Access_to_STEM_Professions.pdf


College Access Challenge Grants: Including Adult Learners, Strengthening Student Success
2010 | Working Poor Families Project

http://www.workingpoorfamilies.org/pdfs/policybrief-fall2010.pdf


A Stronger Nation Through Higher Education
2009 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/A_stronger_nation_through_higher_education.pdf


Removing Roadblocks to Rigor: Linking Academic and Social Supports to Ensure College Readiness and Success
2009 | Pathways to College Network

http://www.pathwaystocollege.net/pdf/Roadblocks.pdf)


Effects of the Economy on the Admission Process, 2008-09
2009 | National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

http://www.nacacnet.org/PublicationsResources/Research/Documents/EconomySurveyResults.pdf


2009 ACT National and State Scores
2009 | ACT

http://www.act.org/news/data/09/pdf/National2009.pdf


2009 College-Bound Seniors Are Most Diverse Group Ever to Take SATŪ As More Minority Students Prepare for Higher Education
2009 | The College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/releases/206201.html


Western Policy Exchange: College Access Challenge Grant (CACG)
2009 | Western Interstate Comission for Higher Education (WICHE)

info/publications/WPE-CACG-10-2009.pdf


Integrating Higher Education Financial Aid and Financing Policy: Case Studies fm Changing Direction Technical Assistance States
2008 | Lumina Foundation / WICHE

pub/11549


It Could Happen: Unleashing the Potential of California's Community Colleges
2008 | Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_ItCouldHappen_02-08.pdf


Policy Alert
2008 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/pa_mixed_signals/mis.pdf


Hitting Home: Quality, Cost, and Access Challenges Confronting Higher Education Today
2007 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.jff.org/Documents/HittingHome.pdf


Strategies for Improving Student Success in Postsecondary Education
2007 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

pub/11552


Breaking through the Barriers to College: Empowering Low - Income Communities, Schools, and Families for College Opportunity and Student Financial Aid
2007 | Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis (CHEPA) of the Rossier School of Education at the University of South California

http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa/pdf/Breaking%20through%20Barriers%20final.pdf


Questions that Matter: Connecting Research, Policy, and Practice to Improve College Access and Success
2007 | Pathways to College Network, Institute for Higher Education Policy, and Social Science Research Council

http://www.pathwaystocollege.net/newsletter/Feb07/PathwaysPUB_Lowres2.pdf


Thinking Outside the Box: Policy Strategies for Readiness, Access, and Success
2007 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

pub/11550


Opening the Door to the American Dream: Increasing Higher Education Access and Success for Immigrants
2007 | Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/m-r/OpeningTheDoor.pdf


Enhancing Student Success in Education: Summary Report of the NPEC Initiative and National Symposium on Postsecondary Student Success
2007 | National Postsecondary Education Cooperative (NPEC)

http://nces.ed.gov/npec/pdf/Ewell_Report.pdf


College Access for the Working Poor: Overcoming Burdens to Succeed in Higher Education
2007 | Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.cpec.ca.gov/CompleteReports/ExternalDocuments/College_Access_for_the_Working_Poor_2007_Report.pdf


State Grant Aid and Its Effects on Students' College Choices
2007 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

pub/11551


The Promise of Dual Enrollment: Assessing Ohio's Early College Access Policy
2007 | KnowledgeWorks Foundation and WICHE

http://www.kwfdn.org/resource_library/resource.aspx?intResourceID=825


More Student Success: A Systemic Solution
2007 | State Higher Education Executive Officers

http://www.sheeo.org/k16/StudSucc2.pdf


Beyond the Open Door: Increasing Student Success in the California Community Colleges
2007 | The Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_Beyond_Open_Door_08-07.pdf


The Facts: Postsecondary Access and Success
2007 | Pathways to College Network

http://www.pathwaystocollege.net/pdf/FactSheet.pdf


Frequently Asked Questions: About College Access and Success
2007 | Pathways to College Network

http://www.pathwaystocollege.net/pdf/FAQs.pdf


Invest in Success: How Finance Policy Can Increase Student Success at California's Community Colleges
2007 | Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_InvestInSuccess_10-07.pdf


Deciding on Postsecondary Education: Final Report
2007 | National Postsecondary Education Cooperative

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2008/2008850.pdf


Green Lights & Red Tape: Improving Access to Financial Aid at California's Community Colleges
2007 | The Institute for College Access and Success

http://www.ticas.org/files/pub/Green_Lights_Red_Tape.pdf


Higher Education Opportunities for Foster Youth: A Primer for Policymakers
2006 | The Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/m-r/OpportunitiesFosterYouth.pdf


The Toolbox Revisited: Paths to Degree Completion from High School Through College
2006 | U.S. Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov/rschstat/research/pubs/toolboxrevisit/index.html


Fragile Futures: Risk and Vulnerability among Latino High Achievers
2006 | ETS

http://www.ets.org/Media/Research/pdf/PICFRAGFUT.pdf


The Silent Epidemic: Perspectives of High School Dropouts
2006 | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

http://www.civicenterprises.net/pdfs/thesilentepidemic3-06.pdf


Fixing the Formula: A New Approach to Determining Independent Students' Ability to Pay for College
2006 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/Fixing_the_Formula.pdf


Convergence: Trends Threatening to Narrow College Opportunity in America
2006 | Institute for Higher Education

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/a-f/Convergence.pdf


Latino Students & the Educational Pipeline, Part III: Pathways to the Bachelor's Degree for Latino Students
2005 | Educational Policy Institute

http://www.educationalpolicy.org/pdf/LatinoIII.pdf


Missing the Boat: Why Some Make It to College and Others Don't
2005 | EdFund and the California Student Aid Commission

http://www.edfund.org/pdfs/i-53.pdf


Global Higher Education Rankings: Affordability and Accessibility in Comparative Perspective
2005 | Educational Policy Institute

http://www.educationalpolicy.org/pdf/Global2005.pdf


Cracks in the Education Pipeline: A Business Leader's Guide to Higher Education Reform
2005 | Committee for Economic Development

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/ced/ced.pdf


Knocking at the College Door: Implications of Differences in the Family Income of High School Graduates
2005 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

info/publications/PI-Knocking_at_the_College_Door.pdf


College Access Marketing (CAM) web site
2005 | Pathways to College Network

http://www.collegeaccessmarketing.org


A Step Toward College Success: Assessing Attainment among Indiana's Twenty - first Century Scholars
2005 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/CollegeSuccess.pdf


The Governance Divide: A Report on a Four - State Study on Improving College Readiness and Success
2005 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/governance_divide/governance_divide.pdf


Early Commitment Financial Aid Programs: Promises, Practices, and Policies
2005 | Pathways to College Network, The College Board, and the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

info/publications/EarlyCommitmentFinancialAid.pdf


College Access and Tax Credits
2005 | National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and the National Educational Loan Network (Nelnet)

http://nasfaa.org/Subhomes/ResearchHome/CollegeAccessandTaxCredits.Pdf


Learning to Reduce Recidivism: A 50 - state analysis of postsecondary correctional education policy
2005 | the Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/g-l/LearningReduceRecidivism.pdf


Questions that Matter: Setting the Research Agenda on Access and Success in Postsecondary Education
2005 | Social Science Research Council

http://programs.ssrc.org/ki/images/QTM.pdf


First Generation Students in Postsecondary Education: A Look at their College Transcript
2005 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2005171


Expanding College Access: The Impact of State Finance Strategies
2004 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/fiscalindicators/fiscalindicators.html


American Indian Student Participation in Advanced Placement Courses
2004 | WICHE's Western Consortium for Accelerated Learning Opportunities (WCALO)

info/publications/wcaloServingAmericanIndianStudents.pdf


Fifty Years of College Choice: Social, Political and Institutional Influences on the Decision - making Process
2004 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/Hossler.pdf


Latino Student Success at Hispanic - Serving Institutions
2004 | Excelencia in Education

http://www.edexcelencia.org/project/default.asp


Powerful Partnerships: Independent Colleges Share High - impact Strategies for Low - income Students' Success
2004 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/CIC2004.pdf


Pathways To and Through College: Linking Policy with Research and Practice
2003 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

info/publications/WPE-Albuquerque_Policy_Forum.pdf


Bridge Project Betraying the College Dream: How Disconnected K - 12 and Postsecondary Education Systems Undermine Student Aspirations
2003 | Stanford University

http://www.stanford.edu/group/bridgeproject/


Multiple Pathways and State Policy: Towards Education and Training Beyond High Schoo
2003 | The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/multipath/multipath.shtml


With Diploma in Hand: Hispanic High School Seniors Talk About Their Future
2003 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education (NCPPHE) and the Public Agenda

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/hispanic/hispanic.shtml


Preparing for College: Building Expectations, Changing Realities
2003 | The Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis

http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa


How Do Educators' Cultural Belief Systems Affect Underserved Students' Pursuit of Postsecondary Education?
2003 | The Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL)

http://www.prel.org/products/pn_/cultural-belief.htm


Closing the College Participation Gap: A National Summary
2003 | Education Commission of the States (ECS) Center for Community College Policy

http://www.communitycollegepolicy.org/html/top.asp?page=/html/Issues/Issue.asp?issueID=1


Minorities in Higher Education 2002 - 2003: Twentieth Annual Status Report
2003 | The American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pubInfo.cfm?pubID=234


Why Equity Matters: Implications for Democracy
2003 | The Center for Urban Education (CUE) at the University of Southern California

http://www.usc.edu/dept/education/CUE/projects/ds/diversityscorecard.html


Financial Aid: A Shared Agenda to Achieve Access and Success for Under - Served Students
2003 | Pathways to College Network

http://www.pathwaystocollege.net/pdf/FAbrochure.pdf


Ready for Tomorrow: Helping All Students Achieve Secondary and Postsecondary Success - A Guide for Governors
2003 | National Governor's Association

http://www.nga.org/cda/files/0310READY.pdf


America's Untapped Resource: Low - Income Students in Higher Education
2003 | The Century Foundation

http://www.tcf.org/4L/4LMain.asp?SubjectID=1&TopicID=1&ArticleID=428


Responding to the Crisis in College Opportunity
2003 | The National Center for Public Policy in Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/crisis/


Gender Equity in Higher Education: Are Male Students at a Disadvantage?
2003 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pubInfo.cfm?pubID=206


Access & Persistence: Findings from 10 Years of Longitudinal Research on Students
2002 | American Council on Education (ACE)

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/index.cfm?pubID=254


Creating Seamless Educational Transitions for Urban African American and Hispanic Students
2002 | ACT

http://www.act.org/research/policy/


Minorities in Higher Education 2001 - 2002: Annual Status Report
2002 | American Council on Education (ACE)

http://www.acenet.edu/news/press_release/2002/09september/OMHE.report.html


Making the Grade in College Prep: A Guide for Improving College Preparation Programs
2002 | Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis (CHEPA)

http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa/pdf/makinggrade.pdf


Paving the Way to Higher Education: K-12 Intervention Programs for Underrepresented Youth
2001 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2001205


Raising Our Sights: No High School Senior Left Behind
2001 | National Commission on the High School Senior Year

http://www.commissiononthesenioryear.org/Report/FINAL_PDF_REPORT.pdf


Policy for Progress: Reaffirming Calif. Higher Education Accessibility, Affordability, and Accountability into the 21st Century
2000 | California Postsecondary Education Commission (CPEC)

http://www.cpec.ca.gov/CompleteReports/2000Reports/00-03.pdf


Access To Higher Education in Alaska - Strategies for Success
2000 | Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education

http://www.state.ak.us/acpe/


Arizona Compact for Minority Student Achievement
2000 | Arizona Board of Regents

http://www.abor.asu.edu/3_for_students/minority/compact.html


Independent Higher Education in the West: Building Access Capacity
1998 | WICHE Policy Insights, Cheryl D. Lovell

Policy/PolicyInsights/Independent/index.htm


Is Access to College in Jeopardy in the West? Projections of High School Graduates to 2012
1998 | WICHE Policy Insights, Robin Zuniga

Policy/PolicyInsights/Access/index.htm


Endangered Access: Financing and Delivering Higher Education in Growth States with Limited Resources
1997 | WICHE Western Policy Exchange

info/publications/wpeHTML/exch1197.htm


Endangered Access: Western State Policies for Managing Higher Education Growth
1997 | WICHE Policy Insights, William Chance

Policy/PolicyInsights/Endangered_Access/index.htm