June 20, 2018
The Washington Post reports that despite uproar over family separations at the border, President Trump is offering no clear path forward on immigration, while The Chronicle of Higher Education writes about college and university leaders protesting...
ACE President Ted Mitchell sent a letter June 20, 2018 to Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen to oppose the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents when families are apprehended at the border.
ACE, along with nine other higher education associations, sent a letter June 20 to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, expressing appreciation for efforts made in the House to provide a legislative solution for Deferred Action for...
June 11, 2018
ACE joined six other higher education associations in submitting comments on a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) policy memorandum concerning the “Accrual of Unlawful Presence for F, J, and M Nonimmigrants.”
June 7, 2018
The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration held a hearing June 6 on "Student Visa Integrity: Protecting Educational Opportunity and National Security.
June 6, 2018
ACE, together with the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public & Land-grant Universities, and the Council on Governmental Relations sent a joint statement June 6 to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on...
A chart comparing the provisions of the Reducing Excessive Debt and Unfair Costs of Education (REDUCE) Act of 2018 with those of the draft REDUCE Act of 2017.
Summary of the Reducing Excessive Debt and Unfair Costs of Education (REDUCE) Act of 2018, legislation intended to encourage college affordability and increase transparency, introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on May 22, 2018.
Budget and Appropriations
June 4, 2018
In testimony submitted to a Senate appropriations subcommittee Friday, ACE President Ted Mitchell urged members to continue their bipartisan support of federal student aid programs as they work on the appropriations bill for FY 2019.
June 1, 2018
Testimony by ACE President Ted Mitchell about the importance of funding for the federal student aid and postsecondary education programs at the U.S. Department of Education, submitted to the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on...