Budget and Appropriations
October 24, 2016
Letter from ACE and 33 other higher education groups expressing strong support for the restoration of year-round Pell Grants in the FY 2017 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies appropriations bill.
October 20, 2016
ACE and six higher education associations submitted this letter in support of comments filed by Internet2 and EDUCAUSE in the Federal Communications Commission’s Business Data Services proceeding.
October 7, 2016
Comments from ACE and 12 other higher education associations to the Department of Justice on the Supplemental Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking web accessibility at state and local government entities.
Labor and Employment
September 27, 2016
Letter to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce in support of a bill that would provide a six-month delay in implementing the Department of Labor’s new overtime rule, which more than doubles the Fair Labor Standards Act overtime salary...
Health Care Reform
September 6, 2016
Letter to the departments of Treasury, Labor and Health and Human Services on the need for guidance that will permit universities to continue providing subsidized student health insurance coverage to their graduate students.
Higher Education Act
August 24, 2016
The proposed regulations deal with states' oversight of online courses offered by out-of-state colleges and universities, as well as state oversight of educational programs offered at foreign locations of domestic institutions.
August 1, 2016
Comments to the Department of Education from ACE and 13 other higher education associations on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding borrower defenses to student loan repayment published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2016.
Comments to the Department of Education from ACE and nine other higher education associations on proposed changes to the financial responsibility standards in the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding student loan borrower defenses to...
June 21, 2016
Letter to Reps. John Kline (R-MN) and Bobby Scott (D-VA) of the House Education and the Workforce Committee on the package of higher education legislation the committee will consider on June 22.
June 8, 2016
The U.S. Navy has announced that due to budget constraints, it soon will be closing its Navy College Offices, which provide pre-enrollment advising to sailors interested in working on a college degree or postsecondary credential.