The rankings created by U.S. News have become very influential, but critics say prospective students should do more research.
The investment firm is buying American Campus Communities, the largest developer, owner, and manager of student housing in the U.S.
The American Rescue Plan earmarked about $77 billion in higher education relief, with a significant chunk dedicated to helping students with costs outside tuition, including housing, food and clothes.
There aren't enough seats at 4-year universities for qualified students. How can the state meet the rising demand?
Some colleges are bringing back SAT and ACT requirements. Others have dropped them permanently. What's a college applicant to do?
The pandemic boosted demand for these professionals — and upped their pay. New challenges include last-mile delivery and sustainability.
The program allowed students to craft their own independent study or work within a theme, like entrepreneurship or public service.
Schools around the country are offering grants for research projects on anti-Black racism. And some are committing to hire more professors with expertise in the study of race.
Graduate schools are saving resources for existing students. But the temporary action could have long-lasting effects.
By one estimate, about 200 private liberal-arts institutions are on the verge of going under.