Sometimes schools will take private scholarship money and subtract that from its institutional grant. It’s known as scholarship displacement, and a handful of states are passing laws to end it.
Passenger numbers are bouncing back. But for business destinations and international hubs, the recovery is taking longer.
Congress is considering legislation that would preserve grant funding for the towns.
Many colleges now offer student loans and grants on debit cards, without disclosing their agreements with banks. That's caught the federal government's attention.