The DEAC staff and Commissioners hope that this update finds you keeping safe and well. Our hearts go out to students, schools, families, friends, and people around the world as we all struggle to adapt to the unique challenges ahead of us and work together to respond to the complex issues caused by COVID-19. The federal government continues its response to the tremendous strain the coronavirus has put on students and schools. While the federal response is important and necessary, there is still much more than needs to be done to support students and their families. The May 2020 Washington Insights provides a comprehensive and detailed summary of the various legislative and government activities that have occurred thus far in May.
Read the May 2020 Washington Insights.
Washington Insights provides the latest news, guidance, and inside-the-beltway advice on the complex subject of financial aid in higher education. Washington Insights is prepared by Dr. Sharon Bob, Ph.D., the Distance Education Accrediting Commission's Special Consultant on Student Aid.