Universities rarely release the specific criteria behind their aid decisions. Could a little-known regulation help open the black box?
March 7, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Many massive open online courses serve as giant, viral marketing campaigns for universities looking to find even more potential students.
February 24, 2014 • 4:46 PM • Share
Those slashed retail prices that fueled your holiday shopping binges might be illusions. We explain why college pricing is similar—but even less transparent.
January 6, 2014 • 6:00 PM • Share
Over the past year, unpaid internships in journalism, film, and government have drawn more scrutiny. But some schools—notably, their athletic departments—have sought out unpaid interns, too.
December 30, 2013 • 2:00 PM • Share
After years of repeatedly claiming to practice “need-blind” admissions, administrators at George Washington University now acknowledge that the school has long given an edge to wealthier students.
November 18, 2013 • 2:00 PM • Share
Access to alcohol isn’t anything new, but access to members of the opposite sex is.
November 18, 2013 • 12:00 PM • Share
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