Protect and Expand Pathways to Higher Education

Enable access to meaningful credentials.

Make sure that college and registered apprenticeships are affordable and attain­able for low-income students. Education awards, scholarships, low-cost commu­nity and state colleges, loans that are not predatory or excessively burdensome, and Pell Grants for nontraditional students must be protected and expanded, barriers to obtaining them reduced, and pathways to college strengthened. We understand that higher education is one key to lifelong success.