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Published: July 2019

New College Affordability Coalition releases new principles for the Higher Education Act

Coalition: College Affordability Coalition

As Congress plans to reauthorize the Higher Education Act (HEA), a new coalition has formed to advocate for needed federal investments and protections in order to promote more equitable outcomes within our higher education system.

Consumer Action joins the College Affordability Coalition, a group of 25 organizations representing the voices of students and families, consumers, institutions, and civil rights groups, today released principles for HEA to strengthen the Pell Grant program, renew a federal-state partnership for college affordability, and create a borrower-centered federal loan system.

Other Organizations

Americans for Financial Reform | Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) | Campaign for College Opportunity • Center for American Progress | Center for Disability Rights | Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) | Center for Responsible Lending | Consumer Action | Demos | Education Reform Now Advocacy | The Education Trust | Generation Progress •Impact Equitable Justice | Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP) | The Institute for College Access and Success (TICAS) | Jen Mishory, The Century Foundation | National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) | National Campus Leadership Council (NCLC) | National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) | Operation Restoration | Prison Education Project | Root & Rebound | Students for Sensible Drug Policy | UnidosUS | Young Invincibles

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New College Affordability Coalition releases new principles for the Higher Education Act   (CACcoalitionprinciplesFINAL725.pdf)


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