ERIC Number: EJ404049
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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As Inflation Eats into the Value of Grants, Students on Illinois Campus Borrow More. How the Billions of Dollars in the President's 1991 Budget Translate into Bread-and-Butter Issues at Six Colleges and Universities.
Deloughry, Thomas J.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v36 n21 pA27-28 Feb 7 1990
Student loans remain the most popular student-assistance program, because loans let lawmakers stretch federal dollars. Students have lost ground in the battle to keep up with rising tuition, etc. As an example students at the University of Illinois (Chicago) are borrowing three times as much as they did five years ago. (MLW)
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Pell Grant Program; Perkins Loan Program