How America Pays for College

Even as tuition costs increase, Latinos are less likely than other groups to pay for college with student loans; less likely to receive scholarships; and less informed about financial aid options. Interesting to note that Latinos eliminated attending a college even AFTER admission due to financial issues – more than any other demographic group.  A lot of good data via the Sallie Mae and Ipsos study on How America Pays for College. Much of the information directly impacts the success of Latinos in higher education.