Ashland University Receives College Success Grant

Ashland University Receives College Success Grant

7/18/14 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University has received a $98,906 College Success grant to help more AU students finish their academic programs.

The grant, awarded by the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation, will assist the 116 students in the Promise Scholars Program at Ashland University by providing them with added support in their drive to complete college.

Great Lakes reports that its goal is to reverse the troubling college incompletion rates for those who have the most to gain by finishing college -– students from low-income households, students of color and students who are the first in their families to go to college.