Topic: Financial Aid

University to offer funds for meal plans, textbooks

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University to offer funds for meal plans, textbooks

May 15, 2018 0 comments

To ease the burden of costs of attendance, the University will launch two new financial aid initiatives starting fall 2018.

During the event, five individuals discussed the merits of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The event was moderated by a student journalist who took the course INTL 1802W: “International Journalism.”

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University hosts event to discuss unpredictable future of DACA program

April 23, 2018 0 comments

Five individuals in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program spoke about living without documentation and their uncertain futures at an event titled “‘DACA is Dead’ — Young Immigrants in Conversation with Student Journalists” Monday evening.

University implements simplified financial aid calculator

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University implements simplified financial aid calculator

January 24, 2018 0 comments

The sticker prices of colleges can be shocking to prospective students and their families.

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University reaches $30 million fundraising goal for Brown Promise

December 7, 2017 0 comments

The University has reached its $30 million fundraising goal to carry out “The Brown Promise: The Future of Financial Aid at Brown”.

Peer schools contextualize ‘Brown Promise’

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Peer schools contextualize ‘Brown Promise’

October 29, 2017 0 comments

The University is not the first of its peers to implement such a policy.

‘Brown Promise’ initiative aims to eliminate all undergraduate loans

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‘Brown Promise’ initiative aims to eliminate all undergraduate loans

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The University launched a $120 million initiative with the ultimate goal of eliminating loans from all undergraduate financial aid packages.

Growth in financial aid budget declines

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Growth in financial aid budget declines

April 3, 2017 0 comments

The University’s financial aid budget for the 2018 fiscal year increased to $122.1 million — a 1.3 percent increase from the 2017 fiscal year budget.

Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

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Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

February 12, 2017 0 comments

The University’s highest governing body approved the University Resources Committee’s $1.061 billion operating budget plan for fiscal year 2018.

U. aims to reduce burden of summer earnings

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U. aims to reduce burden of summer earnings

February 2, 2017 0 comments

The University’s Summer Earnings Expectation is a continuous topic of debate on campus.

Financial aid relieves Wintersession costs

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Financial aid relieves Wintersession costs

January 31, 2017 0 comments

The University’s pilot Wintersession program costs $6,278 per class for students, though around 75 percent of students received some sort of financial aid.