How America Pays for College 2021
Our national study looks at how families pay for higher education, how much they spent, and how they make their funding decisions.
How America Plans for Post-secondary Education 2020
This research report expands our understanding of how high school students and their parents save and plan to pay for higher education.
See how families are planning for higher education
Majoring in Money 2019
This report explores how college students, college graduates, and young adults who left college without completing their program approach their personal finances.
See how young people manage their money
How America Saves for College 2018
Our report explores how parents with children younger than 18 are preparing financially for their child's education.
See how families are saving
How America Pays for Graduate School 2017
Our report looks at grad students’ actions and attitudes toward graduate school.
View highlights of the study