Decline in FAFSA, college applications cause for worry

As the pandemic continues with no clear end in sight, fewer high school students—especially those from underrepresented backgrounds—are filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and the Common Application.

A truer picture of today’s college students

Images of college students typically feature one type of learner: the recent high school graduate living on campus. A new photo project hopes to show that the postsecondary experience is far more varied.