To conduct a study of how actual non tuition expenses compare with those estimated by colleges and to compare living expenses of similarly aged individuals who are enrolled in postsecondary institutions vs those not enrolled in the same region.
Lumina Foundation is an independent, private foundation in Indianapolis that is committed
to making opportunities for learning beyond high school available to all. We envision a system
that is easy to navigate, delivers fair results, and meets the nation’s need for talent through a
broad range of credentials. Our goal is to prepare people for informed citizenship and for success in a global economy.