Resources

We are working to shift the conversation and support a policy environment that enables a system of higher learning focused on quality, outcomes and today’s students.

  • Policies Impacting Today’s Part-Time Students

    Today’s students are more diverse than previous generations. Twenty-four percent are parents, 37 percent are older than 25, 49 percent are financially independ…

  • Letter to House Education and Labor Committee: The College Affordability Act

    On October 28, Higher Learning Advocates sent a letter to leaders of the House Education and Labor Committee on the College Affordability Act.Read the full let…

  • Letter to House Education and Labor Committee: HEA Policy Recommendations

    On October 28, Higher Learning Advocates, along with ten other members of the Today's Students Coalition, sent a letter to leaders of the House Education and L…

  • Higher Education Act (HEA) Recommendations

    Higher Learning Advocates is working to shift federal policy from higher education to higher learning—education and training beyond high school that leads to a…

  • 101: Negotiated Rulemaking

    A Quirk of Federal Higher Education Policy: Negotiated RulemakingThe Higher Education Act (HEA) requires the U.S. Department of Education (ED) to use a process…

  • The Glossary of Higher Education Policy

    Today’s students need a bipartisan and comprehensive rewrite of the Higher Education Act that upgrades quality, strengthens affordability, and promotes the mor…