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College Not Prison: “Alton’s Story”

The Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP) is leading #CollegeNotPrison, a social media and public awareness campaign to educate policymakers, campus leaders, and the public about the financial aid barriers justice-involved youth face when pursuing higher education. Together with other advocates and researchers in the field, we are working to let policymakers at all levels know they must fix broken systems that put corrections spending before education. To join us and learn more, visit