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Reaching the Limit: Undergraduates Who Borrow the Maximum Amount in Federal Direct Loans: 2011-12

Categories: Education-Higher,Prices/Inflation,Statistics

Examines students who took out their individual maximum amount in Stafford loans in 2011-12 compared with those who did so in 2007-08, by dependency status, income level, institution type, and attendance status.  Also investigates whether students borrowed their eligible maximum before turning to other sources of financial aid.  From the National Center for Education Statistics