At colleges proud of attracting students who want a broad-based, non-vocational education, numbers of majors in arts and humanities are falling.
Two-year institutions across the country are getting creative with Latino student recruitment as Hispanic populations grow.
There's no way to avoid it. As the cost of college grows, research shows that so does the number of hungry and homeless students at colleges and universities across the country. Still, many say the problem is invisible to the public.
After winning confirmation with the vice president's tie-breaking vote, new education secretary is expected to shift away from Obama policies on for-profit higher education, regulation, and dealing with sexual assault on campus.
Several public universities are taking part in a pilot program to provide small-dollar grants to help low-income students complete their degrees.
Study finds students' negative diversity experiences, though less common than positive ones, hinder cognitive development and student learning.
A handful of companies have sprung up in the last few years, working with perhaps 200 universities. They identify trends in the data and create computer programs that monitor student progress and alert advisers when students go off historically successful pathways.
In the aftermath of the Trump administration’s executive order temporarily banning immigration from a number of Muslim-majority countries to the United States, universities and scholars across the country are grappling with what the restrictions mean for their students—and for scholarship more...
Students and scholars are among those affected by a sweeping executive order banning entry into the U.S. from seven Muslim-majority nations.
The worry of parents about college admissions too often results in them pushing their kids to do more and do better, and later on contributes in part to higher levels of anxiety now found in college students, no matter where they end up going.