This article identifies the conundrum that exists between removing financial access barriers to college and the student recipients’ inability to sustain reenrollment. After reviewing the findings of 7 research studies related to the impact of financial aid on persistence, the article concludes with a discussion of possible intervention strategies to employ in conjunction with fi nancial aid packages.
Haynes, R. Michael
"The Impact of Financial Aid on Postsecondary Persistence: A Review of the Literature,"
Journal of Student Financial Aid: Vol. 37
, Article 3.
Available at: http://publications.nasfaa.org/jsfa/vol37/iss3/3