University of Illinois Brings Back Former Admissions ProcessThe university has reverted back to an early-notification option for admissions after a two-year experiment with only one application deadline.
Responding to College-Cost Audit, Nixon Touts AffordabilitySince fiscal year 2009, state funding per full-time student dropped 19 percent, according to a report released last week by Auditor Nicole Galloway.
Mulligan Named Missouri's Commissioner of Higher EducationThe commissioner of higher education leads the Missouri Department of Higher Education, which is the board's administrative arm.
WGU Missouri Holds Commencement in St. LouisThis year's graduating class has nearly 300 members
Mo. Legislature Boosts Education Money, Cuts Planned ParenthoodPlanned Parenthood will lose state funding while universities, colleges and public schools will see millions of dollars more.
Mizzou Faculty Weigh in on Search for System HeadThe council says the eventual pick should also show a willingness to listen to students and faculty.
Metro East Lawmaker Wants Budget With or Without Leaders' HelpA Metro East lawmaker has introduced some measures to fund Illinois higher education, but is he also thinking about the bigger budget picture?
Mizzou May Ban Women From Fraternity PartiesThe University of Missouri-Columbia proposed a ban of hard alcohol and females in fraternity houses on the weekends.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
Who Is Eligible For Student Loan Forgiveness?The federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) is an incentive for these graduates to consider taking jobs in public service areas.
College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment OptionsMore than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.