November 20, 2018
A Bloomberg op-ed argues that building up the research capabilities of the country’s existing smaller and less well-known colleges can revitalize rural areas . . . Diverse: Issues In Higher Education writes that Tribal Colleges and Universities are...
November 19, 2018
The Department of Education released a proposed rule on Title IX sexual assault Friday, with publication in the Federal Register—which kicks off the formal 60-day comment period—yet to be announced.
Along with 11 other higher education groups, ACE sent a letter last week to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs regarding the delays veterans are experiencing receiving their housing allowance and tuition benefits.
November 15, 2018
ACE and 11 other higher education associations sent a letter to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs of the House of Representatives regarding the delays of claims processing caused by the implementation of section 107 of the Forever GI Bill.
November 13, 2018
ACE President Ted Mitchell released a statemtent Nov. 13 on the 2018 Open Doors report from IIE, which showed declining new international student enrollment for the third year in a row.
Law and the Courts
November 8, 2018
We applaud the unanimous decision keeping the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy in force. However, it also underscores the unacceptable legal and political limbo in which Dreamers continue to find themselves.
October 10, 2018
Some students who received a Perkins loan can have their debt cancelled, but for the past eight years, the burden of covering the cost has fallen solely to colleges and universities with no assistance from the Department of Education.
October 5, 2018
ACE and the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NAFSAA) submitted this letter to the Department of Education following up on their July 11 letter regarding the department’s failure to reimburse colleges and universities...
Higher Education Act
October 3, 2018
The Department of Education will miss a key deadline this fall to release final regulations to replace the borrower defense and gainful employment rules implemented by the Obama administration.
This guide is designed to educate campus administrators, faculty, and staff on community members’ involvement in elections, such as hosting an event or volunteering for a campaign, and gives concrete examples of what is and is not likely to be...