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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges


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New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list





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Why This Small College in Iowa Is Going Global

Washington Post


December 22, 2016


Grinnell College had a problem last spring. Enrollment for the incoming class of 2020 was falling well short of the target of 440 freshmen, and the college had exhausted its wait list of domestic applicants.  So the esteemed liberal arts school in Iowa dipped into its foreign wait list.  Grinnell wound up with a class of 414, still shy of the school’s goal. Twenty-three percent of Grinnell’s freshmen are international, up from 18 percent in 2014 and 11 percent in 2004.


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