Topic: Financial Aid

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

University News

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.


Tennis ’14: The illusion of need-blind admission

March 11, 2013 4 comments

College applications that characterize the holistic process provide admission officers with so much information it is impossible to ignore or disregard the applicant’s socioeconomic background.

University News

U.’s tuition cost ranks second highest in Ivy League

March 7, 2013 2 comments

An online scorecard created by the U.S. Dept. of Education posts colleges’ net tuition costs.

University News

Tuition hikes could harm diversity, provost says

March 6, 2013 1 comment

The faculty meeting also addressed University child care and the search for a Med School dean.

University News

Financial aid petition seeks support

February 5, 2013 0 comments

Brown for Financial Aid is circulating an online petition for universal need-blind admission.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Financial aid should be fundraising priority

January 28, 2013 0 comments

Brown for Financial Aid believes the long-term interests of Brown are best supported by investing in the quality of students it can attract.

At their meeting, UCS members heard updates on strategic planning committees and the URC budget.

University News

UCS sets sights on expanded financial aid

January 24, 2013 0 comments

Student input spurs UCS collaboration with strategic planning committee.