More colleges face bankruptcy but top schools experience record wealth

University of Maryland The Washington Post | The Washington Post | Getty Images Colleges across the country are in crisis. Fewer students are back in school again this year, resulting in college enrollments down another 3.5% from last year, according to a report from the National Student Clearinghouse. Combined with last fall’s declines, the number … Read more

College tuition is now rising at a rate lower than inflation

The cost of college increases more and more every year. However, amid continuing low enrollment rates due to Covid, this year’s tuition and fee increases are very low by historical standards, according to a report from the College Board, which tracks trends in college pricing and student assistance. For the 2021-22 school year, average tuition … Read more