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Right on schedule: Gates proposes simplifying the FAFSA

On July 8, the Gates Foundation released its proposal for reforming the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). With the average first-time FAFSA applicant currently answering over 60 questions, many college access advocates believe the form is too complicated and burdensome for students and their families. Gates’ proposal calls for streamlining completion of the […] … learn more→