December 5, 2013
NIU seeks public comment for re-accreditation (Chicago Tribune)
Northern Illinois University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.
Student debt report: More graduates have it ... and have more of it (Christian Science Monitor)
The average debt for four-year college graduates in the US is creeping up to the $30,000 mark, and in some states has already surpassed it.
Borrowers' Average Debt at Graduation Climbs to $29,400 (Chronicle of Higher Education)
Seventy-one percent of students who graduated from four-year colleges in 2012 had student loans, an average of $29,400, according to a report released on Wednesday offering the most accurate assessment of borrowing nationally in years.
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