A new debit card being issued to federal student loan borrowers on a trial basis may save them time and money, but it could also enable a bank to study their spending to sell them more products.
Without the support of extended curriculum programmes at universities, many students would face academic exclusion.
In Africa's education sector, public-private partnerships have been largely limited to infrastructure developments and the provision of education.
Anti-Semitism brought down one of the world's greatest centers for mathematical research.
Certain criteria are needed to lead a university but additional knowledge is also useful.
A new federal report on food insecurity on college campuses does a good job of laying out the scope of the problem but falls short when it comes to solutions.
Universities should begin the process of updating and modernising their undergraduate economics curricula.
South African universities are failing to graduate the strongest students the schooling system has to offer.
Tensions between the government and the university sector ran high in 2018, with the government cutting funding to student places and research and a big push back from universities.
When researchers took a close look at transcripts for thousands of California community college students, they discovered an encouraging trend in enrollment for undocumented students.
T.M. Landry College Prep, facing allegations of abuse, is known for getting students from poor backgrounds into Ivy League schools. An education scholar says the school's focus was misplaced.
Federal government policies are the biggest barriers to people seeking asylum in accessing higher education in Australia.
Nearing the end of his second and final term, the founding chair of The Conversation UK considers the role of universities in the news media environment.
Chief Scientist Alan Finkel writes we can do a better job of teaching students to master a discipline and maximise their post-school opportinities.
High school girls who are more confident in their math abilities are more likely to pursue math in college and beyond.
Officers with college degrees were significantly more likely to pull over drivers for less serious violations, search drivers or their vehicles and make arrests on discretionary grounds.
Most international students who study overseas feel positive about their experiences. But universities could be actively working with businesses in home countries to help secure jobs for graduates.
A new virtual campus tour project in North Carolina could change the way students in rural or otherwise remote areas are able to 'see' prospective colleges without ever leaving their high schools.
Developing breakthroughs takes time. So why rush explaining them?
Government remains the major funder of universities. But it hasn't met its obligations even though many institutions face serious infrastructure decay.