April 4, 2019
ACE and 33 other higher education associations sent a letter April 4 to Senate leaders in support of the Dream Act of 2019 (S. 874).
March 20, 2019
ACE and 37 other higher education organizations sent a letter to the House of Representatives in support of the Dream and Promise Act of 2019 (H.R. 6).
Budget and Appropriations
March 18, 2019
Letter from the Student Aid Alliance to the leaders of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees, asking that the statutory budget caps for FY 2020 and FY 2021 be substantially increased to avoid deep cuts to nondefense discretionary spending.
January 30, 2019
The associations believe while there are some elements in the proposed regulations that would be helpful, on balance, the draft rule would do more harm than good. The comments note provisions that would help institutions address sexual harassment,...
Higher Education Act
January 18, 2019
ACE and 5 other higher education associations sent a letter to the Department of Education requesting clarification on section 117 of the Higher Education Act, which requires institutions that receive Title IV federal student aid dollars to report...
January 2, 2019
ACE and five other higher education associations submitted comments to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking concerning registration requirements for H-1B visa petitioners.
December 12, 2018
ACE, NACUBO, and six other higher education associations sent comments to the IRS Nov. 30 in response to the implementation of guidance on the unrelated business taxable income “basketing” provision included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed last...
December 10, 2018
ACE and 31 other higher education organizations submitted comments to the Department of Homeland Security regarding the administration's proposal to overhaul how the government evaluates whether a would-be immigrant is “not likely to be a public...
November 29, 2018
ACE and 28 other higher education associations sent this letter to the Department of Health and Human Services to express concern about a proposal under consideration to narrowly define sex as determined at birth and unchangeable.
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.