Despite a deepening crisis, not everybody is on board short-term fixes involving parking lots.
One-third of students don't borrow. Some of them would qualify for federal loans, but want to enter the job market debt-free.
For some, student loan payments continue for decades.
More than 40% of millennials and Gen Xers say they don't think so.
As college tuition and student debt continue to rise, the White House is proposing reforms to student loan policy.
New Federal Reserve research says student loan debt is hurting the housing market.
Student debt is topping $1.4 trillion dollars.
For those who graduated in 2004, student loan default rates will approach 40 percent.
New rules can help those with high student debt still qualify for a mortgage.