In Support of a Clear, Shared Definition of College Affordability
Zakiya Smith, Lumina Foundation
College affordability—two simple words. Two critically important, yet distressingly hollow words. Policymakers, college administrators, and student advocates all use this term, but no one seems to precisely define what it means or what achieving it would look like.
Lumina Strategy Director for Finance and Federal Policy Zakiya Smith shares thoughts on what college affordability means.