Tag Archives: financial aid

Submit Info to UK Bookstore about Your Required Class Materials

The Provost recently sent out a reminder about submitting information about required class materials to the UK Bookstore. This information is transferred into the UK Class Schedule for the appropriate term, allowing for student enrollees to see what is required … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Educational Technology, Student Success | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

More on Graduation Rates in Kentucky and at UK

From Dr. Ben Wither’s UGE Weekly Notes: Last week’s update (Graduation Rates – Thoughts on the Use of Big Data, UK’s Recent Improvement and Impact on the Commonwealth, 24 February 2015) focused on several readings covering graduation rates and degree attainment. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Diversity, Retention, Student Success | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

State Funding, Tuition and Costs for Higher Education

From Dr. Ben Wither’s UGE Weekly Notes Reading for the Week: According to a report from the Pew Research Center, “The earnings gap between young adults with a bachelor’s degree or higher and those without has never been greater in the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Student Success | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Affordability and retention

From “Weekly Updates” by Dr. Benjamin C. Withers, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education: The costs of attending college, particularly as state spending declines and tuition increases (see “An Era of Neglect: How public colleges were crowded out, beaten up, and … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in First Generation, Retention | Tagged , , | Leave a comment