When scandals take place at a college, the natural reaction for some people is to avoid the school. But two economists suggest potential applicants think hard about their decision.
As the nation prepares to watch the Final Four, a sports scholar examines new information that shows how college athletes make money for their schools, coaches and corporations – but not themselves.
While the first year of college can be stressful, using the time between high school graduation and the college drop-off to prepare can help ease the transition, two educators say in a new book.
In a victory for meritocracy, sandwich placements overwhelmingly go to the brightest students, irrespective of their background.
The marketisation of higher education is just a symptom of what’s wrong with universities.
The real scandal in U.S. higher education is that it's the most expensive system in the world, being subsidized by the working and middle class who increasingly can't afford public colleges.
Through "risk-sharing," colleges could be on the hook to help pay back student loans if too many students default. A scholar who studies the ethics of debt examines how risk-sharing could backfire.
New research pinpoints why so many students struggle to nod off at university.
Educational inequality in the UK takes root before children even begin primary school.
Children in England are among the most tested and unhappiest in the western world.
Why a recent report, backed by university staff, argues that institutions should start offering students places after they've received their A-level results.
While international students do need baseline proficiency in English, they need support the whole way through their degrees to actually be successful.
Without the support of extended curriculum programmes at universities, many students would face academic exclusion.
Anti-Semitism brought down one of the world's greatest centers for mathematical research.
Rather than bypass college to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams, members of Generation Z are increasingly partnering with universities to launch new startups, a university president says.
The absence of strict law enforcement against perpetrators has meant institutions of higher education continue to have high numbers of sexual violence cases.
Glyn Davis lays out the evidence (or lack thereof) for the argument that free speech on campuses is at risk.
Government remains the major funder of universities. But it hasn't met its obligations even though many institutions face serious infrastructure decay.
Genetics play a large role in how well someone does at university.
A study finds that there's a gap between the expectation of what university would be like, and the actual experience.