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- Nov 18, 2015

Texas A&M issued an infographic on November 12th which illustrates the impact Scholarships & Financial Aid has on college affordability through financial assistance and the services it provides. The infographic also provides important information regarding students’ indebtedness and their investment in a college degree at Texas A&M. Click here to view the infographic.

- Nov 10, 2015

The University Scholarship Application is now open -- apply now to be eligible for scholarships across many Texas A&M offices and departments. The deadline for applying is February 1st, 2016. You can access the application here.

- Oct 29, 2015

Priceonomics.com ranks Texas A&M as the top institution of higher education in the nation for the success of low-income students. Based on data obtained from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard, Priceonomics editors created a list of schools that are "relatively accessible to low-income students given the strength of their outcomes." The ranking defines "low-income" as students from families with less than $30,000 in annual income.

Please visit Texas A&M Today for the full article.

- Oct 15, 2015

The Military Order of the Purple Heart scholarship application is currently open. If you are a Purple Heart Recipient, spouse, child or grandchild of a person who received the Purple Heart please consider completing the scholarship application by January 22nd, 2016. Please visit their website for more information.


- Oct 06, 2015

As part of a continued effort to protect student loan borrowers and in response to President Obama's Student Aid Bill of Rights, the U.S. Department of Education today released a new report outlining a series of statutory, regulatory, and administrative recommendations to safeguard student borrowers.

To view the full article, please visit the U.S. Department of Education.

- Sep 30, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education announced today that the official three-year federal student loan cohort default rate has declined to 11.8 percent for students who entered repayment in FY 2012. That drop was across all sectors of higher education—public, private and for-profit institutions.

To view the full article, visit www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/cohort-default-rate-continues-drop-across-all-higher-ed-sectors.

- Sep 24, 2015

President Barack Obama took executive action on Sunday, September 13 to allow the use of prior-prior year (PPY) tax information on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) – a move long called for by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and others in the higher education community.

To view the full article, visit www.nasfaa.org/ppy_nasfaa_press_release.

- Sep 16, 2015

Terrence Weaver, who earned his BBA from Texas A&M and founded a non-profit called The Warriors Refuge, provides a source of strength and camaraderie for veterans in need.

To view the full article, visit the Pat Tillman Foundation

- Sep 14, 2015

Texas A&M University ranks as the best institution in the nation for providing services to veterans in transitioning into civilian careers after their military service, according to College Factual, an online service that helps prospective students make the best choices in selecting institutions of higher learning. The rankings were reported by the USA Today College Partner Network.

To read the full article, visit today.tamu.edu/2015/09/10/texas-am-first-in-the-nation-for-serving-veterans/.

- Sep 14, 2015

The Administration is taking steps to arm prospective students and families with better information on college costs and quality.

To view the full article, visit www.ed.gov/blog/2015/09/new-tools-to-help-students-make-informed-decisions-about-higher-education/.

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