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Gates Foundation Donates $100M to Close College Equity Gaps

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will donate $100 million to six higher education organizations collectively over five years in an effort to reduce...

Illinois Governor Signs Three Bills into Law Aimed at Improving Equity...

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) recently signed three bills into law as part of the state’s new strategic plan to close equity gaps and...

Towson University Works to Eliminate Graduation Gaps

Large gaps in graduation rates between White students and students of color have long persisted in U.S. higher education. As of 2021, White college...

Report Reveals College Equity Gaps Among California’s Asian American and Pacific...

A new report released this week by the nonprofit Campaign for College Opportunity found disparities in graduation and community college transfer rates between Asian...

Student Loan Equity Gap Continues to Grow, Report Finds

A recent report on equity trends in higher education has found that student debt is growing at a higher rate for low-income and underrepresented...

Georgia State University Launches Student Success Institute to Help Colleges Close...

Over the past decade, Georgia State University (GSU) has achieved the remarkable feat of increasing its graduation rate by more than 60 percent. It...