Matthew Arrojas is a news reporter at BestColleges covering higher education issues and policy. He previously worked as the hospitality and tourism news reporter at the South Florida Business Journal. He also covered higher education policy issues as a student at the University of Florida, where he graduated with a BA in journalism.
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Congress May Not Increase Funding for FSA. Here’s Why That Matters.
While the latest omnibus bill proposal includes increases for many higher ed programs, FSA would not see a funding increase from 2022.
USC and 2U Sued for Alleged U.S. News Rankings Fraud
The allegations stem from a recent internal report that shows the university submitted false data for U.S. News & World Report's college rankings list.
Senate Proposes Moderate Pell Grant Increase, Other Higher Ed Investments
The Senate's proposed omnibus budget would also substantially increase funding for HBCUs and other minority-serving institutions.
Fostering College Success: Family Privilege Eludes Students Aged Out of System
Students with experience in foster care find themselves at a disadvantage in a higher education system designed for students afforded the security of an intact family.