The University of Wisconsin announced the Wisconsin Tuition Promise program will begin in 2023. The tuition waiver program is targeted at families that have a combined income of $62,000 or less. The program is for fulltime students who are residents of Wisconsin. WTP covers tuitions and fees that remain after financial aid is applied to the students bill. Students who apply for financial aid will be automatically considered for the waiver program.
Read more here WTP Program
President Biden’s administration continues to cancel student loan debt for those who have been the victim of for-profit institutions’ fraud. Yesterday Biden cancelled $4 billion in student loan debt for those defrauded by ITT Tech. If you had loans while attending any ITT Tech program you may be impacted by this cancellation. For details click on link here ITT TECH Loan Debt
Twenty-two percent of California college bound students are headed for out-of-state colleges. The Sacramento Bee has identified the top colleges that draw them away from California and the states around the country that have the most California students. Not surprisingly students from the state are heading to Oregon and Arizona on the west coast. They are also leaving for Idaho and Hawaii. Read the dull article here https://www.sacbee.com/news/local/education/article264096766.html?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Newsletter%20Weekly%20Roundup:%20Higher%20Ed%20Dive:%20Daily%20Dive%2008-06-2022&utm_term=Higher%20Ed%20Dive%20Weekender