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How to Assess the Financial Health of a Private College (Edmit.edu May 2020)


Furman University Makes Big Cuts


College Seek Legal Protection for Re-opening (IHE 5-15-20)


Public and Private Measures of Colleges' Financial Strength Spark More Discussion (IHE 5-8-20)


Public Colleges Were Already Struggling (5-11-20)


Coronaviruse May mark the End for Many Small, Liberal Arts Colleges (5-13-20)


Another Crack at Measuring a Colleges Financial Strength (IHE 5-8-20)


University of Akron to Eliminate 6 of 11 as Part of Cost-Savings Measure


Colleges at a Crossroads: Closures and Mergers (5-4-20)


Catholic Colleges, Strapped for Cash During Pandemic Struggle with RE-opening Plans


S&P Alters Outlook on Higher Education (4-20-20)


What's Behind Colleges' Bullish Statements on Their Fall Openings ( Chronicle (5-1-20)


What Are Some of the Key Decision Points for College Leaders IHE (4-30-20)


Colleges Nationwide Cut Costs with Hundreds of Layoffs, Furloughs (Campus Reform 4-24-20)


How College Leaders are Planning for the Fall


Major Cost Cutting to Respond to Covid-19 Begins


Urbana University (OH) Will Close, Ceasing Operations


Amid Backlash, Vermont Trustees Postpone Closure Decision


An Enrollment Depression?


Vermont State Colleges Could Close Three Campuses, Layoff Hundreds


Major Cost-Cutting to Respond to Covid-19 Begins, with Faculty and Staff Furloughs, and Pay Cuts


Students are Weary of Online Classes, But Colleges Can't Say Whether They Will Open This Fall. (USA Today 4-19-20)


McKinsey:  Coronavirus:  How Should U.S. Higher Education Plan for an Uncertain Future (April 2020)


Coronavirus Could Change Where Students Go To College, if They go At All


Only Free College Can Save Us


Good Luck Getting Into the Class of 2043


New Survey:  Pandemic Will Drive Down College Enrollment


Colleges with Empty Campuses Face Uncertain Future


The Hard Choices Presidents Will Have to Make


Colleges Brace for a Fall-Out of 4-10%of Their Freshman Enrollments


For Higher Education, Nothing Matters More than September


Amid Coronavirus, Pine Manor's Future Uncertain


Two Small Colleges Winding Down Operations


MacMurray Faculty: No Severence Pay


MacMurray's Toughest Challenge Too Much To Overcome


Notre Dame De Mamur University No Longer Sustainable in its Current Form


Concordia University (OR) Will Close in April 2020)


Opinion:  Another Oregon college has closed.  The pressure on higher educations isn't letting up.


5 Ways to Check a College's Financial Health


Going Out of Business:  Many Colleges Hide This  Dirty Secret

 

Mergers in Rural Minnesota

 

At Risk Colleges Should Do What's Best for Students, Alumni, Donors, and Community


UW-Whitewater chancellor:  'Drastic' enrollment declines means budget cuts, layoffs


Higher Ed Enrollment Reaches 10-Year Low


DePauw's Big Mess on Campus


Moody's Evaluates New Massachusetts College Viability Law


Education Dive:  "Higher Education's Regulators Need Overhaul"


Massachusetts Governor Signs College Financial Transparency Bill


Forbes Releases 2019 Private College Financial Grades.  Outlook  Not Good.


Editorial:  Struggling, Small Colleges Should Unite


Marlboro College Alliances is a Sign of the Times


Cincinnati Christian to Close


Will Tuition Cuts and New Perks Keep this Small Liberal Arts College Alive?


Closed College of New Rochelle (NY) Up for Auction.  Expectations May Not be Met


Humboldt State (CA) enrollment down 1,000


Marlboro College President Ignores Reality, Quits one merger partner - looks for another


Edgewood College (WI) to Cut Faculty, Majors


Vermont Struggles To Keep Colleges Open


City (Amhurst, MA) Seeks Protection from Losses from Closed College


Yet Another Story on the Demise of Small to Medium-sized Private Colleges


University of Alaska Declares Financial Exigency


Dire Financial Straights for A Private University that Made All the Wrong Bets 




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Currently Available Private College Accreditation Sanction, Notice, Probation, or Communication (Current list)

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