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Featured News
  • Higher Learning Advocates’ Statement on the Providing Assistance for Transit Help (PATH) to College Act

    WASHINGTON (November 18, 2021) — Today, Representative Lamb (D-PA), Representative Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Representative Wilson (FL-24), Representative Katko (NY-…

  • Higher Learning Advocates Statement on the Passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

    (WASHINGTON) 05, 2021 — Today, the president signed the Infrastructure and JOBS Act, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, into law, a bill th…

  • Higher Learning Advocates and 17 Partners Urge Congress to Increase Access to Public Transportation on College Campuses

    WASHINGTON (November 3, 2021) — Today, 17 partner organizations joined Higher Learning Advocates to send a letter to Congress to express our strong support for…

Featured Resources
  • Online Program Managers (OPMs) Backgrounder

    Online program management (OPM) entities are service providers that work through contracts with colleges and universities to take academic programs online. Whi…

  • Today’s Students Returning Adults Factsheet

    Adult students make up a growing share of today’s students, including adults returning to school, who are likely to be in their late 20s or 30s. View the facts…

  • Policy Toolkit 3.0

    Today’s students are more diverse than any previous generation of college students: they’re diverse in age, race, and income level. They’re more mobile and may…