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Financial Aid

Cost-free college is an investment in communities

Cost-free college is an investment in communities

Unfortunately, we live in an era in which middle-class families are plagued with the rising cost of college and mounting student debt. Their dreams of sending a child to college seem more like a nightmare as they contemplate how to manage higher education costs without piggybacking one loan upon another. Of the higher education partnerships, America’s community colleges are best equipped to help families find an affordable pathway to higher education. Nonetheless, cobbling together the resources to cover the cost of tuition to attend as a full-time student can still be a hardship for those trying to cover their basic needs.

Into this troubling and often challenging environment...