Trends in Student Aid 2012

The College Board's annual report is a compendium of detailed, up-to-date information on the funding that is available to help students pay for college. This report documents grant aid from federal and state governments, colleges and universities, employers, and other private sources, as well as loans, tax benefits, and Federal Work-Study Assistance.

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Publication Date: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Sandy Baum and Kathleen Payea, with Charles Kurose