Just months into Betsy DeVos’ tenure as secretary of education, the department is already rolling back critical protections for vulnerable students.
Since entering office, Secretary DeVos has taken actions that worsen loan servicing, gut consumer protections, and more.
Betsy DeVos digs in her heels as Democrats, Republicans, and industry groups oppose a new federal student loan contract.
By preventing excessive debt relative to earnings at career training programs, the gainful employment rule also saves taxpayers from long-term student loan forgiveness costs.
Months after the U.S. Department of Education terminated the accreditor’s tie to federal aid, here’s what’s happening to the 269 schools with ACICS accreditation.
The DeVos amendments strip important elements that could lead to higher default rates for students.
The Trump budget would squeeze working families for the benefit of wealthy elites.
This report reviews eight different proposals for how institutions could better share the risk of federal investments in higher education.
CFPB report shows high rates of re-default for struggling federal student loan borrowers.
An email error broke the news to students that their college is in financial trouble, but it didn’t have to be that way. College accreditors should be more transparent.
Additional leaked details show billions more in cuts to student aid.
The bipartisan 2017 congressional budget agreement rejects the devastating cuts to student financial aid proposed by President Trump and supports today’s students.
President Trump and those who serve in his administration make policy that benefits themselves and special interest elites like them at the expense of ordinary Americans who placed their faith in him.
The CFPB’s proposed initiative would collect data from student loan servicers to improve student loan servicing in the best interest of students.
Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos tout local workforce development programs—yet want to cut their federal funding.