The Financial Aid Challenge: Successful Practices that Address the Underutilization of Financial Aid in Community Colleges

Organization: College Board Advocacy & Policy Center

The report discusses successful strategies community colleges can use to: inform their students of financial aid options, assist in submitting applications, seek community aid, and ultimately increase the number of students applying for financial aid. It includes both short-term and long-term recommendations, and both overviews of techniques as well as specific examples.