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Featured News
  • Higher Learning Advocates and 29 Partners Applaud Passage of Resolution Creating First National Student Parent Month

    WASHINGTON (September 22, 2021) — Today, Higher Learning Advocates and 29 partner organizations sent a letter to Congress to applaud the Senate’s recent passag…

  • Higher Learning Advocates & 29 Partners Applauds the Passage of the National Student Parent Month Resolution

    WASHINGTON (September 22, 2021) — Today, Higher Learning Advocates and 29 partner organizations sent a letter to Senator Tammy Duckworth and Senator Jerry Mora…

  • Inside Higher Ed: First-Year Students Struggled With Online Learning Last Year

    "Emily Bouck West, deputy executive director for ​​Higher Learning Advocates, which has been lobbying for broadband affordability programs for students, was pl…

Featured Resources
  • SAP Reset Infographic

    In order to access federal financial aid to pay for higher education, students must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements, which require credi…

  • Gainful Employment 101

    Is higher education worth the investment? While some factors—the cost of attendance and time to earn a degree or credential—are clear, the outcomes students ca…

  • #SupportStudentParents Student Videos

    To learn more about the barriers that student parents face and the policy changes that could better support them, check out these videos from two student paren…