Credit standards in the PLUS student loan program: Examining access and equity

In the United States, college students and their families borrow nearly $100 billion annually from the federal government (Baum et al., 2018). A growing portion of this federal debt is borrowed by students’ parents and by graduate students through the PLUS Loan Program. A key distinction of the PLUS program relative to most other federal … Continue reading Credit standards in the PLUS student loan program: Examining access and equity