New NCES Report Shares Recent Higher Education Finance Data
"The Condition of Education 2017" highlights many higher education finance data points, including institutional funding and expenditures, and student financial aid and outcomes.
Key Senators Offer New Accountability Principles for HEA Reauthorization
Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) recently shared white papers exploring new requirements that would tie institutional Title IV eligibility with student loan repayment rates. These proposals could be signature elements in legislation to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.
SEC Adopts New Disclosure Amendments
Issuers of municipal securities are now required to provide to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board timely notice of certain new financial events. The new rules are designed to inform investors about the current financial condition of issuers.