- In-state tuition veteran bill stuck in Legislature Updated: Mar-07-14 7:25 pm
- US consumer borrowing up $13.7 billion in January Updated: Mar-07-14 3:27 pm
- Obama to promote education agenda at Miami school Updated: Mar-07-14 2:17 pm
- Fla. could increase private school vouchers Updated: Mar-06-14 8:04 pm
- Senate committee moves amendment for student loans Updated: Mar-06-14 6:56 pm
- Teaching grant helps drop UNI's student debt Updated: Mar-06-14 3:35 pm
- All Maine-born babies to get $500 for college Updated: Mar-06-14 1:18 pm
- UofM leaders backing immigrant tuition program Updated: Mar-06-14 8:55 am
- 'Pay it Forward' college plan gets House approval Updated: Mar-06-14 4:06 am
- Detroit executive pledges $250K to WVSU program Updated: Mar-06-14 2:58 am
- Dothan mulling tuition for out-of-district pupils Updated: Mar-05-14 5:26 pm
- School voucher bill advances in Tenn. House Updated: Mar-05-14 3:26 pm
- Lottery expects greater ticket sales this year Updated: Mar-05-14 1:29 pm
- State budget director rejects UNC's budget plan Updated: Mar-05-14 10:49 am
- Meeting scheduled on Mass. college financial aid Updated: Mar-04-14 11:59 pm
- University foundations win Wyoming ranchland case Updated: Mar-04-14 7:23 pm
- Ala. governor to sign dual enrollment scholarships Updated: Mar-04-14 7:20 pm
- Tenn. lawmakers look at in-state tuition changes Updated: Mar-04-14 7:08 pm
- Amid protests, Florida legislators start session Updated: Mar-04-14 6:25 pm
- Haslam's free tuition proposal advancing in House Updated: Mar-04-14 5:40 pm
- Agency-by-agency summary of Obama budget Updated: Mar-04-14 11:47 am
- OSU fundraising campaign raises $1.1 billion Updated: Mar-04-14 9:41 am
- St. Louis duo gives $2.5M to Missouri vet school Updated: Mar-04-14 9:35 am
- Ill. bill could mean interest-free college loans Updated: Mar-04-14 6:35 am
- Fla. Gov. Scott to give State of the State speech Updated: Mar-04-14 3:08 am
OLYMPIA, Washington - Even though there's bipartisan support in the Legislature for the idea that veterans should automatically get in-state tuition at Washington colleges and universities, bills to do just that are stuck because lawmakers can't agree who should get credit for the policy.
WASHINGTON - Consumers increased their borrowing in January on autos and student loans but cut back on their credit card use.
HOMESTEAD, Florida - President Barack Obama is beginning a new effort to help students take the first step toward getting college educations.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A Florida program that helps low-income children attend private schools, many of them religious, could undergo a substantial expansion under a bill that moved ahead Thursday in the state Legislature.
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Senate State Affairs Committee on Thursday advanced a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow state backing on low-interest loans for students interested in college.
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - Students at the University of Northern Iowa have managed to significantly reduce average student debt by taking advantage of a federal program that requires them to teach a high-need subject at a school in an impoverished neighborhood.
PORTLAND, Maine - A scholarship program aimed giving every Maine newborn a $500 college savings down payment will begin automatically enrolling babies, ensuring the money is available to all of the 12,000 or so children born each year in the state, officials said Thursday.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The top two officials at the University of Memphis are backing a plan to allow people without legal U.S. residency to pay in-state tuition rates at the school.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Illinois House has approved a plan to study alternative ways for people to pay for college.
INSTITUTE, West Virginia - A Detroit business leader is donating $250,000 to a scholarship program at West Virginia State University.
DOTHAN, Alabama - Leaders of Dothan's school system are considering charging tuition for students living outside district boundaries.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A proposal to create a school voucher program in Tennessee is advancing in the House despite concerns from some lawmakers that the legislation would be detrimental to public schools.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico lottery officials are forecasting stronger than expected ticket sales this year, which will help a college scholarship program.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - State Budget Director Art Pope says the University of North Carolina is asking for too much money next year and told its governing board to come up with a more realistic plan.
BOSTON - Students, faculty and staff from public colleges and universities across Massachusetts will talk one-on-one with state lawmakers about higher education funding at the 2014 Advocacy Day.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The Wyoming Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against a Denver woman who sued to block foundations at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University from selling a ranch she donated to them in the late 1990s.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The Alabama Legislature is creating a scholarship program, funded by private donations, to help high school students take technology courses simultaneously at a community college in expectation of getting a good job at an Alabama industry.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Supporters of legislation to make students in the country illegally eligible for in-state tuition say the proposal is fair and would benefit Tennessee's economy.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida legislators opened their annual 60-day session on Tuesday with legislative leaders vowing to cut taxes, expand the use of private school vouchers and make changes to the state's pension system.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to create a community college program for all high school graduates is advancing in the House.
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CORVALLIS, Oregon - Oregon State University has raised more than $1.1 billion in its funding-raising campaign.
COLUMBIA, Missouri - A St. Louis couple pledged to donate $2.5 million to the University of Missouri's veterinary school despite having no prior connection to the university.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - An Illinois state lawmaker says he's sponsoring legislation that would give what could amount to interest-free loans to college students.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Gov. Rick Scott will give his last State of the State speech before asking voters to give him a second term in November.