Student Loan Reforms and You

Earlier this week, President Obama announced a new plan to help Americans get their student loan debt under control. The plan, which will be rolled out in phases, addresses three major pieces of the student loan structure that have financially crippled so many households across the country: pre-loan disclosure, ease of consolidating loans, and size of student loan payments. Read More Student Loan Reforms and You

Women in Academia: The Debt Deal and Graduate School

Part of the debt deal that’s been passed by the House includes specific language about cuts to loans for graduate education. Starting on July 1, 2012, graduate students (and this includes law and med students) will no longer have access to the subsidized loans once provided by the federal government. Read More Women in Academia: The Debt Deal and Graduate School