• Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY.) said Thursday that the Senate will pass a short-term funding bill in order to avoid a government shutdown this week, The Hill reported. "The House has introduced a short-term funding b...

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  • The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday announced changes to the listing of colleges on Institutional Student Information Records (ISIRs) provided to state grant agencies. Last June, the agency posted plans to alter the order that c...

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  • New military members could see a monthly salary deduction to pay into the GI Bill to receive future education benefits, according to Military Times. Draft legislation from U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN) wo...

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  • The U.S. Education Department on Monday announced changes to 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Verification Requirements. The announcement comes in response to concerns about the impact of the susp...

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  • The Trump administration is struggling to explain precisely what it intends to do regarding undocumented immigrants who were brought illegally to the U.S. as children and now protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)...

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  • The U.S. Department of Education on Monday released a draft version of the 2018-19 academic year Free Application for Federal Student Aid, reported Politico Morning Education. The revised version contains a number of minor or technical ...

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  • New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez has vetoed all higher education funding in protest of legislative tax increases and spending, reports The Washington Post and Inside Higher Ed. Martinez (who vetoed all funding for the legislature beg...

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  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has identified student loan servicing as an area of risk for credit discrimination, reports The Washington Post and The Chronicle of Higher Education. The federal watchdog agency is l...

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  • Federal immigration authorities recently deported a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) enrollee, despite assurances from the Trump administration that the program remains in effect. Juan Manuel Montes-Bojorquez, with the assis...

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  • President Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday that aims to target fraud and abuse in guest-worker programs and increase federal oversight of the H-1B visa program for highly skilled foreigners, reported The Chronicle of Higher Edu...

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