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Paying for college: Availability of need-based financial aid for New Jersey's working adults

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White, Karen
Gatta, Mary
McKay, Heather
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Friday, September 10, 2010

While New Jerseyans fare better than their counterparts in other states regarding access to need-based financial aid for higher education, barriers exist for low-income working adult students. This policy brief identifies challenges in accessing financial aid – from availability and restrictions to application requirements – and what can be done to more effectively meet the needs of low-income working families. (Author abstract)

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