ERIC Number: EJ557110
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
The Underpinnings of Student Aid.
Linsley, Coral B.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v24 n3 p5-23 Fall 1997
Reviews the basic concepts governing student aid funding and the mechanics of delivery, including a review of the development of current federal financial aid programs, the complexities of determining student need, institutional responsibility, and suggested areas for institutional research. Notes that the challenges ahead include strengthening accountability while broadening opportunity. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Researching Student Aid: Creating an Action Agenda." Number 95.