Edition 139 - November 2012

Trends in Student Aid and Trends in College Pricing

The College Board. Trends in Student Aid 2012. Author, New York, 2012. Pages: 36.

The College Board. Trends in College Pricing 2012. Author, New York, 2012. Pages: 40.

These two reports are part of the series Trends in Higher Education. The report Trends in Student Aid presents detailed information on funding opportunities available for students to pay for college in the United States (US). The report includes information on grant aid from a wide range of sources (e.g., federal and state governments, colleges and universities), analyses changes in funding levels over time, and presents the distribution of aid for students with different levels of income and attending different types of tertiary education institutions.

The report Trends in College Pricing provides information on undergraduate tuition and fees, room and board, and other expenses incurred when attending college or university. Data is presented on prices/expenses incurred in different types of institutions and in different parts of the US. This report also provides data on institutional revenues and expenditures and on changing enrolment patterns over time.

The College Board – Trends in Student Aid

The College Board – Trends in College Pricing

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