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"The Department is committed to holding institutions and accreditors accountable to the students they serve," said Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, shown here at a 2017 Senate hearing.<br>Stars and Stripes

DeVos cancels nearly $11M in student loans sent to unaccredited for-profit colleges

The Education Department said Friday it will cancel federal loans provided last year to students at four Art Institutes locations after revelations that officials knew the for-profit colleges were not accredited and ineligible to receive such aid.


Argosy University-Hawaii's sudden closure leaves students in the lurch

The abrupt shutdown scheduled today for Argosy University- Hawaii will leave about 800 graduate and under­graduate students in the lurch, midway through the semester.


Group provides 'fraternity' for many veterans studying at Louisiana State University

Started in 2011, Student Veterans of LSU offers services to more than 900 students who are veterans or are using federal veteran benefits passed to them by a parent or spouse, and also has philanthropic outreaches to off-campus veterans. Roughly 100 students participate in the chapter.


Paperwork backlog delays benefits to veterans attending Wichita State

More than 100 student veterans at Wichita State University have not received their GI Bill benefits because of a paperwork backlog caused by understaffing at the university’s Military and Veteran Student Center.


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Georgia State University

Georgia State’s urban campus, located in downtown Atlanta, offers great opportunities to network with local, state, and national companies, and has easy access to multiple military installations.