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NCAN @collegeaccess Washington, DC

The National College Access Network works to build, strengthen, & empower communities and stakeholders to close equity gaps in postsecondary attainment.

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We estimate that 25% of Pell-eligible FAFSA applicants "melt" from receiving their Pell Grant because of being sele… https://t.co/JrpSme3L6C
Retweeted by NCANNew resource alert from @CFPB w/ tools and resources to help college students and their families navigate ways to p… https://t.co/rlUrhG68lH
Retweeted by NCAN"This bill would improve the financial aid application process for millions of current and future students, and cre… https://t.co/Fd3TBGLnE9All of the credit to our highly dedicated members!! https://t.co/MOLOwE1MFv
Retweeted by NCANThe Senate just passed the #FUTUREAct w/ a bipartisan amendment to simplify the #FAFSA via IRS/ED data sharing and… https://t.co/7TQV8EPZb1"We owe it to students and the nation’s future prosperity and talent to have a user-friendly application and valuab… https://t.co/uYd9VWiuFm
Retweeted by NCANDid you know that students can earn a @CollegeBoard #scholarship for completing their #FAFSA?💰 Learn more:… https://t.co/zxuGIkNic0
12/5
2019
TODAY: We’ve released a new roadmap from @StephanieHuie & @DavidHigherEd to help states & institutions replicate th… https://t.co/EQPpy4qIx0
Retweeted by NCANFAFSA completion is just one step on the pathway to #HigherEd, but it's an important one. Visit our interactive da… https://t.co/7dLOHEOm4mFrom #fsatc2019: heads up to @collegeaccess members - IRS Data Retrieval Tool is now responsive, improving the over… https://t.co/rVUL9ckEEn
Retweeted by NCAN @SFofStL @midashahab @KarissaSFSTL And we are grateful!"They just opened up a door that I was really sure had been closed." Read more in this profile of @bereacollege:… https://t.co/sDu1w5vxVZThe @StepUptoCollege video series features @PhillyFutures collegians who recently navigated the #college applicatio… https://t.co/WeGjUQMvy5Celebrating lower verification rate of 22% of filers while still controlling for improper payments. That's 900,000… https://t.co/15rVs8nUti
Retweeted by NCANIn Nevada, the state hosting #FSATC2019, there's only a 2.7 percentage-point difference in #FAFSA completion betwee… https://t.co/70lw64Cr6EOur #FAFSAPros series continues with Christina Fontenot, a #firstgen grad who now leads college counseling at… https://t.co/MiyhpjRBWB
Retweeted by NCANThx to @collegeaccess Dir of Tech Asst MorraLee Keller @mk2028632 (btm left pic below) who got a commitment from FS… https://t.co/2AEzOS3ZSj
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12/4
2019
"In America, hard work and ambition should be met with equality of opportunity. And when there are barriers to this… https://t.co/zKSHqJfOfKGet used to seeing this Informed Borrower Tool ⁦@collegeaccess⁩ members. Starting with 20-21 borrowers, all must ce… https://t.co/NfHvmaNhei
Retweeted by NCANBig news out of #FSATC2019. What do you think @collegeaccess members? #NCANPolicy https://t.co/qxMzToFtpz
Retweeted by NCANA bit of news coming out of #FSATC2019 today... (Members: We'll stay tuned to the info coming out of this @FASFA c… https://t.co/FVaWSXfB8F @BillDeBaun @CarrieWarick Also via @DanielleLowry! Thank you for conducting this analysis, Danielle.FAFSA completion is just one step on the pathway to #HigherEd, but it's an important one. Visit NCAN’s interactive… https://t.co/USueJRXuzFA new Michigan #FAFSA completion effort, championed by state leaders, @MICollegeAccess & @MCANExec aims to help mo… https://t.co/e89WbmHokN
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12/3
2019
In 37 states, the average higher-income school district's #FAFSA completion rate exceeds that of lower-income distr… https://t.co/VvjqxRbhEuWow, wasn't expecting to see this, but FAFSA completions are now up 6.2% year-over-year through 11/22. 12 states… https://t.co/hIZ8kcjFz0
Retweeted by NCANThe sixth annual #Thankful4Pell advocacy campaign is in the books! Thank you so much to all who participated. Lear… https://t.co/V1doeH9RxvCurious About Student-Led Advocacy? There's A Guide for That! .@SFofStL presents a webinar on 12/4, 1-2 CST w/… https://t.co/bFCbP9o0eX
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12/2
2019
.@Google has expanded its #college search feature to include information about 2-year institutions and popular cert… https://t.co/NPN76VygLE
12/1
2019
The #FAFSA verification process can be especially challenging for #firstgen students. Axel learned valuable lesso… https://t.co/ElMrHWBNLH
11/30
2019
Colleges are making it easier to transfer from community colleges, seeing a valuable source of highly motivated stu… https://t.co/OPzzjZEySM.@thedream_us has announced the opening of its NEW round of #scholarships and broader eligibility criteria for DREA… https://t.co/Sgpab2KvT8Nina Stemm is known as the “FAFSA Expert” in the Vancouver Public Schools district (in Vancouver, WA). Read what sh… https://t.co/5Xl2941BhI
11/29
2019
We're thankful for student advocates like America who are willing to share their experiences and the ideas they hav… https://t.co/nmmHbNFhuuWe're thankful for our members and the work they do each day to help close equity gaps in postsecondary attainment. https://t.co/VQxy8mV0ea
11/28
2019
Brian Welch is #Thankful4Pell because without it, he wouldn't be able to attend college. Thank you for sharing, Bri… https://t.co/dSJYdUptNv
Retweeted by NCAN✏️ Here's the easy-to-follow #FormYourFuture guide that clearly explains the #FAFSA process and answers the most co… https://t.co/hYAA54y35lFollow these 7 steps to conquer the #FAFSA: https://t.co/VKmySgpdni via @StepUptoCollege @PhillyFutures #FormYourFutureOur 4th #FAFSA Pro Nina Stemm leads district efforts to boost FAFSA completion in @VancouverSD. Her colleagues call… https://t.co/GzrMPXeA5t
Retweeted by NCAN"The main advice I have for seniors going through their college application process is to take full advantage of th… https://t.co/el9iyJ2PiZ
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11/27
2019
The students @collegeaccess members serve, largely low-income students, #firstgen students & students of color, fac… https://t.co/gJJYpAWIiY
Retweeted by NCANHey @collegeaccess members! Just learned about this awesome opportunity for fully funded summer internship experien… https://t.co/iTUuBQvOVC
Retweeted by NCAN.@collegeaccess members: Are you attending the upcoming Federal Student Aid (@FAFSA) conference in in Reno? Let me… https://t.co/DTpkgqM7lb
Retweeted by NCANCollege Scorecard update: Earlier this month, @usedgov launched a total Scorecard “rethink” that includes program-l… https://t.co/pIbYLTbSU8It's a holiday week, so *perhaps* things are a little less hectic in your office. If that's the case, consider regi… https://t.co/jEOIFu9kehYou're already working on your FAFSA application...you might as well sign up for a chance to earn money for complet… https://t.co/0It5ICjQZ5
Retweeted by NCANIt's World Access to Higher Education Day. Today is about raising global awareness around inequalities in access &… https://t.co/e1tOcWfufm
Retweeted by NCAN🌏 If the world had a population of 100 people, only 7 would have a #college degree. All students, regardless of in… https://t.co/4NgmqF8G6P @aortiz1018 @uAspireCEO @dryoonchoi @hechingerreport These are good questions -- it is important for policymakers t… https://t.co/Sk2misFV2u"The growing awareness of the importance of the first year of high school for future success has prompted the devel… https://t.co/3yVbXD1NMr
11/26
2019
How one small reform could eliminate mountains of paperwork for students applying to federal #FinancialAid:… https://t.co/LN8ZUmI210New Massachusetts state data show that while 53% of all high school grads get a postsecondary credential within 6 y… https://t.co/VnhchBnH3Y
Retweeted by NCANThe @StepUptoCollege video series features @PhillyFutures collegians who recently navigated the #college applicatio… https://t.co/v5tEra4eacSeniors can qualify for #OpportunityScholarships by completing one or both of these college planning steps by Novem… https://t.co/78lZ5O87Y2
Retweeted by NCANNebraska to Create #College Savings Account for Every Baby👶 Learn more: https://t.co/FRFQiFL4Gs via… https://t.co/jAhgG5juYfFirst-generation college students are being celebrated on campuses across the country, but they don't always receiv… https://t.co/rmtByKhko0The #formyourfuture FAFSA Tracker is live through 11/15! Nationwide, completions are still +4.5%, which is nice.… https://t.co/xAt4lZO157
Retweeted by NCANThank you @TheSAEP and @LatinoUAccess for encouraging your staff to complete e-learning units.🎆 #keeplearning (You… https://t.co/r82Iwvso8R @elliebruecker We agree that more data is key. To quote @BillDeBaun, "If the policy shows evidence of driving incre… https://t.co/huRV6fzV0n @VancouverSD @GEARUPWA @kresgedu Check out all of the stories in the #FAFSAPros series here: https://t.co/GZWWhSwJgmNina Stemm is known as the “FAFSA Expert” in the Vancouver Public Schools district (in Vancouver, WA). Read what s… https://t.co/3WpBbFyaZI
11/25
2019
"Let’s make the #FAFSA required for a high-school diploma, to increase #college enrollment — and more counselors wo… https://t.co/oDsWNBVqTkLet us help you stay on top of news for #college access and success providers, their partners, and anyone else inte… https://t.co/ccVYXMJFMh
11/24
2019
Learn best practices for helping youth experiencing homelessness navigate the path to #HigherEd in our e-learning c… https://t.co/qGZIqmMj8K
11/23
2019
Here's why @NCANCook is #Thankful4Pell. 🎓 Join the conversation by using our Action Center to tell your members of… https://t.co/ybdARQMbFmWe're #Thankful4Pell because it helps opens doors for the talented students we serve from low-income backgrounds.… https://t.co/RDHPnoSpuk
Retweeted by NCANOn what would be U.S. Senator Claiborne Pell’s 101st birthday (h/t @SenJackReed), I feel especially #Thankful4Pellhttps://t.co/cJHgTYL8oy
Retweeted by NCAN @_cedricd06 Congratulations!!🎉🎉🎉You can honor Sen. Pell's contribution by reminding your lawmakers about the importance of Pell Grants. Click here… https://t.co/0MOeL6InvrWe're thankful for U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell and his vision to expand access to higher education. Pell Grants help n… https://t.co/0q7xnjBRK7U.S Senator Claiborne Pell’s devotion to helping Americans attain a higher education will not be forgotten. I join… https://t.co/3oznciPSt5
Retweeted by NCANIt's the final day of the 2019 #Thankful4Pell campaign! Visit our Action Center to quickly & easily send a tweet t… https://t.co/nYAA1mw0KjI received #pellgrants throughout undergrad to help me pay for college as a teen mother. Each day through… https://t.co/TqT5iXowL6
Retweeted by NCANOver 60% of ME students qualify for Pell Grant. We’re #Thankful4Pell b/c this program give students a chance to pur… https://t.co/7ymF4bCNzd
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11/22
2019
Tomorrow (Nov. 22) would’ve been U.S. Senator Claiborne Pell’s 101st birthday. Please RT if you benefited from a ne… https://t.co/bAx1aDvXN0
Retweeted by NCAN.@timkaine I'm #Thankful4Pell because education beyond high school is the only reliable pathway out of poverty and… https://t.co/cIr7w9l2aD
Retweeted by NCANReceiving a Pell Grant changed my life. #Thankful4Pell
Retweeted by NCANFACT: Pell Grants make #college possible for nearly 7 million students each year. @collegeaccess & partners are joi… https://t.co/5Eri7CNiaC
Retweeted by NCANIt's day No. 4 (out of 5) of the #Thankful4Pell campaign. You (yes, you!) can help advocate for Pell Grants via ou… https://t.co/SKGV8zIz9SIn the past 2 yrs combined, nearly half a million HS seniors in #CA didn't complete a #FinancialAid application. C… https://t.co/SQoICYFNtA.@Call_Me_Dutch Pell Grants have helped tens of millions of students from low-income backgrounds get a college educ… https://t.co/heDpaNWeVJ
Retweeted by NCAN @PHITHETAKAPPA Thank you for helping to spread the word about the #Thankful4Pell campaign!Pell Grants have helped millions of students from low-income backgrounds get a college education, and they matter n… https://t.co/jjYLO2VDlv
Retweeted by NCANWe're absolutely #Thankful4Pell, but the grant's purchasing power has fallen since the 1970s. Do you have thoughts… https://t.co/e3HeKDyuRh @Mr_BFisher Looking forward to it!Here's why @BillDeBaun is #Thankful4Pell. 🎓 Join the conversation by using our Action Center to tell your members… https://t.co/zeyTFs7qneThe Pell Grant program "is the rock upon which we’ve built historic and enduring gains in access to higher educatio… https://t.co/kvK7wSvbFD.@USRepKCastor I'm #Thankful4Pell because. it allowed me to attend college -- which made a huge difference in my li… https://t.co/yP5Zg5eVfB
Retweeted by NCANI'm #thankful4Pell because it helped me complete my degree at @AmericanU and go on to a career at @collegeaccess wo… https://t.co/i1b1Faq99N
Retweeted by NCANWe are #Thankful4Pell because 6.8 million students received funding in 2018-19 that helped pay for #College! Everyo… https://t.co/2J2yQKR0Lu
Retweeted by NCANFACT: Pell Grants help make #college possible for 6.8 million students each year. Congress is currently debating fu… https://t.co/NEfI2r8MPH
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11/21
2019
I'm #Thankful4Pell for the support it provides for so many students and families. Even more thankful that research… https://t.co/kTA0BO8Fw2
Retweeted by NCANHere in the Tampa Bay area, we have more than 20 million reasons to be #Thankful4Pell! Share why the Pell Grant is… https://t.co/58pL5ecg65
Retweeted by NCANYYEESSSS!!!!! Way to promote. Tweet to your policymakers to make sure they know you're #Thankful4Pell. Use the camp… https://t.co/s6gBHNTbKb
Retweeted by NCANThank you all so much for joining us today for the #Thankful4Pell chat! 👏👏 If you'd like to keep the conversation… https://t.co/blPOlVJ0HSPell Grants are a key part of our nation’s promise of educational opportunity for all. They helped make my educatio… https://t.co/JGLLwMAO36
Retweeted by NCANA8: We're #Thankful4Pell because the program has helped millions of low- and moderate-income students realize their… https://t.co/CVCSBfZvsm
Retweeted by NCAN @collegeaccess A8 Pell creates opportunities for bright, capable young people whose limited resources might otherwi… https://t.co/uN9EhHYD81
Retweeted by NCANFor more information on the #PellGrant and how it helps students from low-income backgrounds afford college check o… https://t.co/5UPyPXzIdn
Retweeted by NCANA8: We’ve heard from many students who are worried about finding a way to pay for college. Receiving a Pell Grant o… https://t.co/wUfewb8fbq
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11/20
2019

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