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Legal Volunteers Receive 2014 Paley Award for Service to Independent Higher Education

News Release
February 4, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) Legal Services Review Panel is the recipient of the 2014 Henry Paley Memorial Award, presented today during the Association’s 2014 Annual Meeting. The meeting is being held in Washington, D.C., at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.

NAICU President David Warren Statement on White House Summit on College Opportunity

News Release
January 16, 2014

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama convened a national summit on enhancing college opportunity for low income students.  More than 140 leaders from public and private colleges and universities, corporations, foundations, non-profit groups attended the event and made organizational commitments to launch or expand new programs designed to meet the President’s goal of increasing college opportunities for disadvantaged students. NAICU President David Warren attended with summit along with more than 60 presidents from private, nonprofit colleges and universities.

Keeping Pell on Track to Help Low-Income Americans Afford College

Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
December 16, 2013

The Save Pell Coalition, of which CLASP is a member, has released new findings on the current state of the Pell Grant program and the many students who are counting on it. Key takeaways include: Pell grants have already been hit hard and students rely on Pell Grants more than ever. 

Private College Tuition Increases at Lowest Rate in Four Decades

NAICU News Release
October 10, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 10, 2013) — Students and families entering the nation’s private, nonprofit colleges and universities this academic year experienced the lowest tuition and fee rate increases in at least four decades.  According to an annual survey of its members, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) reports published tuition and fees increased by just 3.6 percent for the 2013-2014 academic year. At the same time, institutional student aid budgets at private colleges increased an average of 6.9 percent for 2013-14.

NAICU President David Warren Comments on the 2012 NACUBO Tuition Discounting Survey

NAICU News Release
May 6, 2013

WASHINGTON – The National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) today released the 2012 edition of the NACUBO Tuition Discounting Survey.  David Warren, president of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, issued the following statement on the report:

NAICU Welcomes New Officers, Members to Board of Directors

NAICU News Release
February 25, 2013

The members of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) have selected four new board officers and 15 new board directors. They assumed their new responsibilities on Feb. 6 at the NAICU 2013 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

Kalamazoo College President Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran Named Chair of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

NAICU News Release
February 14, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C., February 14—Dr. Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran, president of Kalamazoo College, has been named chair of the board of directors of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) for 2013-14. She assumed her position on Feb. 6, at the NAICU 2013 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

Bernard Fryshman, Executive Vice President of the Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools, to Receive 2013 Paley Award for Service to Independent Higher Education

NAICU News Release
February 1, 2013

Dr. Bernard Fryshman, executive vice president of the Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools (AARTS) has been selected to receive the 2013 Henry Paley Memorial Award from the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). The award will be presented on Feb. 5 by NAICU President David L. Warren during the NAICU annual meeting in Washington, D.C. The awards reception, which begins at 6:30 p.m., will be held in the Regency B Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.

Arnold L. Mitchem, President of the Council for Opportunity in Education, to Receive 2013 NAICU Award for Advocacy of Independent Higher Education

NAICU News Release
February 1, 2013

Dr. Arnold L. Mitchem, president of the Council for Opportunity in Education, has been selected to receive the 2013 Award for Advocacy of Independent Higher Education from the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). The award will be presented on Feb. 5 by NAICU President David L. Warren during the NAICU annual meeting in Washington, D.C. The awards reception, which begins at 6:30 p.m., will be held in the Regency B Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.

Private College Tuition Increases Slow to Lowest Rate in at Least Four Decades

NAICU News Release
October 4, 2012

Published tuition and fees at the nation’s private, nonprofit colleges and universities rose 3.9 percent for the 2012-13 academic year, the lowest rate in at least four decades, according to a survey by the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). At the same time, institutional student aid budgets at private colleges increased an average of 6.2 percent for 2012-13.

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