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Undergraduate Students Who Do Not Apply for Financial Aid
2016 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2016/2016406.pdf


NASFAA Research on Federal Work Study
2016 | National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

https://www.nasfaa.org/FWS


Changes in Pell Grant Participation and Median Income of Recipients
2016 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2016/2016407.pdf?utm_source=AdaptiveMailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Stat%20Alert%20September%2022&org=1081&lvl=100&ite=344&lea=32886&ctr=0&par=1&trk=


Redesigning State Financial Aid to Better Serve Nontraditional Adult Students
2016 | Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success at CLASP

http://www.clasp.org/resources-and-publications/publication-1/Redesigning-State-Financial-Aid-to-Better-Serve-Nontraditional-Adult-Students.pdf?utm_source=AdaptiveMailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Policy%20Alert%20Sept%2015&org=1081&lvl=100&ite=319&lea=29585&ctr=0&par=1&trk=


46th Annual Survey Report on State-Sponsored Student Financial Aid
2016 | NASSGAP

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/files/NASSGAP_Report_14-15_final%20(1).pdf?utm_source=AdaptiveMailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Stat%20Alert%20October%2013&org=1081&lvl=100&ite=382&lea=41159&ctr=0&par=1&trk=


State Higher Education Finance (SHEF)
2015 | State Higher Education Executive Officers

http://www.sheeo.org/projects/shef-%E2%80%94-state-higher-education-finance


Tuition and Fees in the West 2014-15
2015 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

http://wiche.edu/pub/tuition-and-fees-west-2014-15


Targeted Recovery: Recapping 2015 Higher Education Legislative Activity in the West
2015 | WICHE

http://wiche.edu/pub/targeted-recovery-recapping-2015-higher-education-legislative-activity-west


The Student Debt Review: Analyzing the State of Undergraduate Student Borrowing
2014 | New America Foundation

http://education.newamerica.net/sites/newamerica.net/files/policydocs/TheStudentDebtReview_2_18_14.pdf


The Graduate Student Debt Review
2014 | New America Foundation

http://www.newamerica.net/publications/policy/the_graduate_student_debt_review


Out-of-Pocket Net Price for College
2014 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2014902


States in the Driver's Seat: Leveraging State Aid to Align Policies and Promote Access, Success, and Affordability
2014 | WICHE

http://www.wiche.edu/pub/stateaid0414


States in the Driver's Seat: Leveraging State Aid to Align Policies and Promote Access, Success, and Affordability
2014 | WICHE

http://wiche.edu/pub/stateaid0414


Policy Insight: Tuition & Fees 2013-14
2014 | WICHE

http://www.wiche.edu/pub/16973


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


Is College Worth It?
2014 | Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

http://www.frbsf.org/economic-research/publications/economic-letter/2014/may/is-college-worth-it-education-tuition-wages/el2014-13.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/


Do the Benefits of College Still Outweigh the Costs?
2014 | Federal Reserve Bank of New York

http://www.ny.frb.org/research/current_issues/ci20-3.pdf/


? Is a Student Loan Crisis on the Horizon?
2014 | Brookings Institution

http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/research/files/reports/2014/06/24 student loan crisis akers chingos/is a student loan crisis on the horizon.pdf


? Freshman year financial aid nudges: An experiment to increase FAFSA renewal and college persistence
2014 | EdPolicyWorks

http://curry.virginia.edu/uploads/resourceLibrary/29_Freshman_Year_Financial_Aid_Nudges.pdf


A Gamble with Consequences: State Lottery-Funded Scholarship Programs as a Strategy for Boosting College Affordability
2014 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities

http://www.aascu.org/policy/publications/policy-matters/StateLotteryScholarships.pdf


44th Annual Survey Report on State-Sponsored Student Financial Aid
2014 | National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs

http://www.nassgap.org/viewrepository.aspx?categoryID=367#


Trends in Student Aid
2014 | College Board

lp.collegeboard.org/trends


Top 10 Higher Education State Policy Issues for 2013
2013 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities

http://www.aascu.org/policy/publications/policy-matters/topten2013.pdf


2011-12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12): Student Financial Aid Estimates for 2011?12
2013 | NCES

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2013165


Performance-Based Scholarships: What Have We Learned?
2013 | MDRC

http://www.mdrc.org/publication/performance-based-scholarships-what-have-we-learned


In Debt and In the Dark: It?s Time for Better Information on Student Loan Defaults
2013 | Education Sector

http://www.educationsector.org/sites/default/files/publications/Defaults_CYCT-F_JULY.pdf


Degrees of Debt: Student Loan Repayment of Bachelor?s Degree Recipients 1 Year After Graduating: 1994, 2001, and 2009
2013 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2014011


Student Financial Aid, Academic Year 2011?12 - First Look
2013 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2013178


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


2011?12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12) Price Estimates for Attending Postsecondary Education Institutions
2013 | National Center for Educational Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2014166


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


Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges
2013 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/publications/demographic-academic-characteristics-pell-grant.html?utm_source=Nov%2FDec+pubs%2C+announcements%2C+news&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


Student Debt and the Class of 2012
2013 | Project on Student Debt

http://projectonstudentdebt.org/files/pub/classof2012.pdf


Web Tables: What Do Students Pay for College?
2012 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2012263


The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
2012 | Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment (CAPSEE)

http://capseecenter.org/for-profit-nimble-critters/


State Higher Education Finance (SHEF) Report
2012 | State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO)

http://www.sheeo.org/finance/shef-home.htm


The Role of Pell Grants in Access, Persistence & Completion
2012 | National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

http://www.nasfaa.org/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=8107


Simplifying Student Aid: What It Would Mean for States
2012 | The the College Board Advocacy & Policy Center

http://advocacy.collegeboard.org/simplifying-student-aid


Beyond Need and Merit: Strengthening State Grant Programs
2012 | Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institute

http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/research/files/reports/2012/5/08%20grants%20chingos%20whitehurst/0508_state_grant_chingos_whitehurst.pdf


Trending in College Pricing 2012
2012 | College Board

http://trends.collegeboard.org/college-pricing


Trends in Student Aid 2011
2011 | The College Board

http://trends.collegeboard.org/student_aid


Student Debt and the Class of 2010
2011 | The Project on Student Debt, an initiative of The Institute for College Access & Success

http://projectonstudentdebt.org/files/pub/classof2010.pdf


Top 10 Higher Education State Policy Issues for 2010
2010 | The American Association of State Colleges and Universities

http://www.congressweb.com/aascu/docfiles/AASCU_Top_Ten_Policy_Issues_2010.pdf


Financial Aid Facts at California Community Colleges
2010 | The Institute for College Access & Success

http://ticas.org/files/pub/ccc_fact_sheet.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


Who Borrows Most? Bachelor?s Degree Recipients with High Levels of Student Debt
2010 | College Board?s Advocacy & Policy Center

http://advocacy.collegeboard.org/sites/default/files/Trends-Who-Borrows-Most-Brief.pdf


Who Borrows Most? Bachelor?s Degree Recipients with High Levels of Student Debt
2010 | College Board?s Advocacy & Policy Center

http://advocacy.collegeboard.org/sites/default/files/Trends-Who-Borrows-Most-Brief.pdf


40th Annual Survey Report on State-Sponsored Student Financial Aid for the Academic Year 2008-2009
2010 | The National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP)

http://www.nassgap.org/viewrepository.aspx?categoryID=3


Top 10 State Policy Issues for Higher Education in 2009
2009 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities

http://www.aascu.org/media/pm/pdf/pmjan09.pdf


Too Small To Help: The Plight of Financially Distressed Student Loan Borrowers
2009 | Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project (SLBA)

http://www.studentloanborrowerassistance.org/uploads/File/TooSmalltoHelp.pdf


State Early Commitment Programs: A Contract for College Success?
2009 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)

http://congressweb.com/aascu/docfiles/State_Early_Commitment_Programs.pdf


Quick Facts About Financial Aid and Community Colleges, 2007-08
2009 | The Institute for College Access & Success

http://ticas.org/files/pub/cc_fact_sheet.pdf


39th Annual Survey Report on State-Sponsored Student Financial Aid
2009 | National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP)

http://www.nassgap.org/viewrepository.aspx?categoryID=3#collapse_317


Military Service Members and Veterans in Higher Education: What the New GI Bill May Mean for Postsecondary Institutions
2009 | American Council on Education (ACE)

http://www.acenet.edu/Content/NavigationMenu/ProgramsServices/CPA/Publications/MilService.errata.pdf


Student Loan Forgiveness Programs; An Evolving Workforce Development Tool
2009 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)

http://www.congressweb.com/aascu/docfiles/Student_Loan_Forgiveness.pdf


Implementing the Post-9/11 GI Bill: Lessons Learned and Emerging Issues
2009 | American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)

http://www.aascu.org/media/pm/pdf/pmnov09.pdf


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

pub/11549


Trends in Undergraduate Borrowing II: Federal Student Loans in 1995 - 96, 1999 - 2000, and 2003 - 04
2008 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2008/2008179.pdf


Denied: Community College Students Lack Access to Affordable Loans
2008 | Project on Student Debt

http://projectonstudentdebt.org/files/pub/denied.pdf


Annual report on state spending on student financial aid
2008 | The National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP)

http://www.nassgap.org/viewrepository.aspx?categoryID=3#


Student Aversion to Borrowing: Who Borrows and Who Doesn?t
2008 | Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.org/assets/files/publications/s-z/StudentAversiontoBorrowing.pdf


Strategies to Empower Low-Income and Minority Students in Gaining Admission to and Paying for College
2008 | Education Commission of the States

http://www.ecs.org/clearinghouse/79/03/7903.pdf


2007-08 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:08)
2008 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009166.pdf


Update: State Policies Regarding In - State Tuition for Undocumented Students
2007 | Jobs for the Future

http://www.jff.org/Documents/UndocImmigUpdate0307.pdf


The Future of Private Loans: Who is Borrowing and Why
2007 | Pew Charitable Trusts

http://www.ihep.org/Pubs/PDF/FutureofPrivateLoans.pdf


State Tuition, Fees and Financial Assistance Policies, 2005 - 06
2007 | State Higher Education Executive Officers

http://www.sheeo.org/finance/tuitionfee06.pdf


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


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

pub/11551


The Student Debt Dilemma: Debt Aversion as a Barrier to College Access
2006 | William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

http://cshe.berkeley.edu/publications/papers/papers/ROP.Burdman.13.05.pdf


Missed Opportunities Revisited: New Information on Students Who Do Not Apply for Financial Aid
2006 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/AM/Template.cfm?Section=CPA&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentFileID=1374


Investing in America's Future: How Student Aid Pays off For Society and Individuals
2005 | The Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.ihep.com/Pubs/PDF/InvestinginAmericasFuture.pdf


Much Ado About a Very Small Idea: Straight talk on Income - Contingent Loans
2005 | Educational Policy Institute

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


Student Financial Aid: Need Determination Could Be Enhanced through Improvements in Education's Estimate of Applicants' State Tax Payments
2005 | Government Accountability Office

http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d05105.pdf


The Student Aid Gauntlet: Making Access to College Simple and Certain
2005 | Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance

http://www.ed.gov/about/bdscomm/list/acsfa/edlite-gauntlet.html


State Financial Aid: Policies to Enhance Articulation and Transfer
2005 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

pub/11561


Private Scholarships Count
2005 | Institute for Higher Education Policy, the National Scholarship Providers Association, and Scholarship America

http://www.ihep.org/Pubs/PDF/privatescholarshipscount.pdf


Borrowers Who Drop Out: A Neglected Aspect of the College Student Loan Trend
2005 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/borrowing/index.shtml


How Latino Students Pay For College: Patterns of Financial Aid In 2003 - 04
2005 | Excelencia in Education and the Institute for Higher Education Policy

http://www.edexcelencia.org/pdf/LSA_eng.pdf


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


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


Leadership Strategies for Advancing Campus Diversity: Advice from Experienced Presidents
2005 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/links/unfinishedagenda.cfm


The Unfinished Agenda: Ensuring Success for Students of Color
2005 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/links/unfinishedagenda.cfm


The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has published an analysis of student borrowing patterns and their repayment situations.
2005 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2005/2005170.pdf


Annual Report on states' spending on student financial aid
2005 | National Association for State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP)

http://www.nassgap.org/researchsurveys/35th%20NASSGAP%20Survey%20.pdf


Trends in College Pricing
2005 | College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,,48884,00.html


Trends in Student Aid
2005 | College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,,48884,00.html


Education Pays
2005 | College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,,48884,00.html


Changes in Patterns of Prices and Financial Aid
2005 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2006153


Responding to the Crisis in College Opportunity
2004 | National Center for Public Policy in Higher Education (NCPPHE)

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


When Saving Means Losing: Weighing the Benefits of College - savings Plans
2004 | Lumina Foundation for Education

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


Linking Tuition and Financial Aid Policy: The Gubernatorial Perspective
2004 | WICHE and Lumina Foundation for Education

pub/11562


Workforce Contingent Financial Aid: How States Link Financial Aid to Employment
2004 | American Institutes for Research for Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/research/Workforce.pdf


34th Annual Survey Report on State - Sponsored Student Financial Aid, 2002 - 2003 Academic Year
2004 | National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP

http://www.nassgap.org/researchsurveys/34th%20NASSGAP%20Survey%20Report.pdf


A Decade of Undergraduate Student Aid: 1989 - 1990 to 1999 - 2000
2004 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2004158


Trends in College Pricing
2004 | The College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,3183,38993,00.html


Trends in Student Aid
2004 | The College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,3183,38993,00.html


Education Pays
2004 | The College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,3183,38993,00.html


Challenging Times, Clear Choices
2003 | College Board - Blue Ribbon Panel

http://www.collegeboard.com/press/article/0,3183,20790,00.html


Accounting for Student Aid: How State Policy and Student - Aid Connect
2003 | Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)

http://www.ihep.com/Pubs/PDF/StateAidRptFINAL.pdf


Commission Recommendations for Alternative Delivery Options for the State's Cal Grant Program
2003 | California Postsecondary Commission

http://www.cpec.ca.gov/Publications/ReportSummary.ASP?1060


College Affordability in Jeopardy
2003 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/affordability_supplement/index.shtml


Linking Tuition and Financial Aid Policy: The State Legislative Perspective
2003 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

pub/11565


Policy Insights Financial Aid and Student Persistence by Donald Heller
2003 | Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

info/publications/PI-Financial_Aid_and_Student_Persistence.pdf


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


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

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


Colorado: Gaining Ground in Access (Financial Aid Report)
2003 | Colorado Commission on Higher Education

http://www.state.co.us/cche/agenda/agenda02/oct02/oct02via-att.pdf


2003 Status Report on Federal Education Loan Programs
2003 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pubInfo.cfm?pubID=304


2003 Status Report on the Pell Grant Program
2003 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pubInfo.cfm?pubID=303


Money Matters: The Impact on Race/ Ethnicity and Gender and How Students Pay for College
2003 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pubInfo.cfm?pubID=61


Annotated Bibliography on Student Financial Aid
2002 | National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

http://www.nasfaa.org/Apps/Bibliography/Default.asp


Losing Ground: A National Status Report on the Affordability of Higher Education
2002 | National Center for Public Policy in Higher Education (NCPPHE)

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/losing_ground/ar.shtml


Persistence and Attainment of Beginning Students with Pell Grants
2002 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2002169


Crucial Choices: How Students' Financial Decisions Affect Their Academic Success
2002 | American Council on Education (ACE)

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/index.cfm?pubID=258


Colorado Gaining Ground in Access: Financial Aid Report
2002 | Colorado Commission on Higher Education

http://www.state.co.us/cche/agenda/agenda02/oct02/oct02via-att.pdf


Crucial Choices: How Students Financial Decisions Affect Their Academic Success
2002 | American Council on Education

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/index.cfm?pubID=258


2000 Status Report on the Pell Grant Program
2001 | American Council on Education (ACE) Center for Policy Analysis

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/pdf/2000pell.pdf


Middle Income Undergraduates: Where They Enroll and How They Pay For Their Education
2001 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2001155


Low Income Students: Who They Are and How They Pay for Their Education
2001 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2000169


Forces Impacting Financial Aid
1999 | WICHE Western Policy Exchange, Theresa M. Cusimano

info/publications/wpeHTML/wpex799.htm


Employer Aid for Postsecondary Education
1999 | U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=1999181


State Aid for Undergraduates in Postsecondary Education
1999 | U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=1999186


Money Matters: The Impact of Race/Ethnicity and Gender on How Students Pay for College
1999 | American Council on Education (ACE)

http://www.acenet.edu/bookstore/descriptions/money_matters.pdf