How the U.S. Supports Higher Education
Research and analysis on state and federal policies to aid students, families, and institutions
The federal government and the states provide substantial resources for higher education, through direct spending and tax provisions that reduce revenue. This collection of resources explores how postsecondary education is funded at both levels of government and how that support varies by state.
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For the first time in at least two decades, federal funding for higher education surpassed state funding in 2010. Learn More