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Minority-Serving Institutions: Doing More with Less

Published Feb 2014
ihep
focus area Affordability & Need-Based Aid

Discusses how minority-serving institutions provide student supports for many of the neediest students despite few institutional financial resources

The brief, Minority-Serving Institutions: Doing More with Less, shares new and updated data on the fiscal realities facing MSIs compared to other institutions, despite enrolling many of the nation’s neediest students. It also highlights the efforts of several MSIs from the Lumina MSI-Models of Success program to improve the educational experience and outcomes of their students—notwithstanding the fact these institutions are under-resourced, which impacts their ability to provide a full range of academic offerings and supports.