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Author(s):Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance
Title:Empty promises: The myth of college access in America
Short Description:Nearly 170,000 of America's top high-school graduates from low- and moderate-income families will not enroll in college this year because they cannot afford to do so.
Annotation:Nearly 170,000 of America's top high-school graduates from low- and moderate-income families will not enroll in college this year because they cannot afford to do so. This report is a follow-up to the committee's Access Denied report, which said that inadequate finances were the primary barriers keeping many students from pursuing a higher education.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
College Access Legislation
Financial Aid
High School
Low-Income Students
Pell Grants

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