Trends in College Pricing and Student Aid 2020
Trends in Higher Education Series
Oct. 23, 2020
Author(s): Jennifer Ma, Matea Pender, and CJ Libassi
Organization(s): The College Board
The coronavirus pandemic has forced U.S. colleges and universities to close their campuses, move classes online, and take on the responsibility of testing, quarantining, and protecting students. Some have wondered if the pandemic would also force schools to lower their prices. This report suggests that may be the case—at least temporarily.