Higher Education

In 2022, Chalkbeat Indiana is expanding its coverage of higher education. Our reporting will continue to focus on educational equity, examining how Indiana’s higher education systems serve students of color and students from low-income backgrounds. Do you have a story to share? Reach out to Stephanie Wang at swang@chalkbeat.org.

For the first time, employment rates and median wages after high school will start to factor into how Indiana gauges school performance. But the data isn’t complete.
House Bill 1190 received support from public speakers and other lawmakers, though some questioned why it was needed if federal law protected free speech on college campuses.
For the third year in a row, the Indiana legislature is considering a bill that would require students to fill out the federal financial aid application.
This year, Chalkbeat Indiana is expanding its coverage of higher education in partnership with Open Campus — and we need your help.
Indy Achieves gives “completion grants” to local college students at Ivy Tech’s Indianapolis campus and IUPUI so they can re-enroll in higher education.
Education disparities among Black students lead to low-wage jobs, according to a new report by an Indianapolis business and community coalition.
Juggling high school, college, and a job was a monumental challenge — but one that saved me time and many thousands of dollars.
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