Topic: Financial Aid

University News

U. to fund unpaid summer internships

January 23, 2014 0 comments

The University will commit to funding at least one internship or research opportunity for students receiving financial aid.

University News

Financial aid proves top priority in UCS feedback report

October 24, 2013 0 comments

Respondents expressed interest in increasing aid for middle-class students and improving advising.

Fall 2013 Student Poll Results

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Fall 2013 Student Poll Results

October 15, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Fall 2013 Student Poll 1

The full results of the Herald fall 2013 student poll.

University News

U. one of two Ivies not to sign ‘Say Yes’ higher education compact

October 11, 2013 2 comments

Brown has not signed the compact, which is intented to help students secure financial aid.

President Christina Paxson unveiled a draft of her strategic plan, the document expected to shape her tenure at Brown. Herald file photo

University News

In Paxson’s strategic plan, first glimpses of U.’s future

September 19, 2013 5 comments

The draft of the plan emphasizes curricular innovation, graduate programs and growth downtown.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Strategic plan draft places insufficient emphasis on reforming financial aid

September 19, 2013 1 comment

The strategic plan released yesterday by President Christina Paxson is woefully inadequate.

Director of Financial Aid Jim Tilton said that though the ruling is unlikely to change official University policy, he hopes it will encourage more open discussion about families’ financial situations.

University News

DOMA reforms federal financial aid for same-sex couples and their children

September 11, 2013 0 comments

The U. already recognizes same-sex marriages in determining aid packages for students .

University News

RUE program sees low enrollment

April 12, 2013 0 comments

The program’s applicant pool size is closely tied to the availability of financial aid.

University News

Financial aid office posts undocumented student policy

April 12, 2013 1 comment

Its website has been updated with information about undocumented students’ financial aid eligibility.

President Christina Paxson delivered the fourth annual State of Brown address Wednesday, talking about the University’s strategic planning.

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Finances, need-blind admission dominate State of Brown

March 14, 2013 1 comment

Paxson discussed several issues, including financial aid and the university-college model.