Topic: Financial Aid

‘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.

International students navigate need-aware policy

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International students navigate need-aware policy

October 3, 2016 0 comments

This fall, 33 out of 1,691 first-years stepped on campus with a relatively uncommon label: international students on University financial aid.

University responds to Congressional endowment inquiry

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University responds to Congressional endowment inquiry

April 6, 2016 0 comments

Brown issued a response April 1 to an inquiry on endowment spending issued by members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

Financial aid awards increased for middle-income students

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Financial aid awards increased for middle-income students

March 4, 2016 0 comments

Beginning with the Class of 2019, families who earn roughly $100,000 to $200,000 per year will receive between $3,000 and $5,000 more per year in grants.

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New aid policies to help low-income students

February 25, 2016 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students released details Tuesday on new University policies and programs affecting students receiving financial aid.

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Aid recipients navigate contribution expectations

October 6, 2015 0 comments

Features of student financial aid packages can cause financial and logistical challenges for students.