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Author(s):Inside Higher Ed
Title:Documenting the shift to merit
Source:http://insidehighered.com/news/2006/09/12/disco...
Date:2006
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Short Description:Examines movement toward financial aid based on criteria other than financial need at public and private colleges and universities.
Annotation:This article examines movement toward financial aid based on criteria other than financial need at public and private colleges and universities.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
Merit-based Aid
National Perspectives
Need-based Aid

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