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Document Number: 7470

The Wisconsin Covenant - Wisconsin Governor Doyle recently proposed the Wisconsin Covenant to make college more accessible to low-income residents. This policy brief explains why this is an important goal and how the proposal should be designed to best achieve its objectives -- and at a reasonable cost. The authors offer three guiding principles for designing the Covenant to address the current system's problems and discuss specific strategies to increase the success of the policy. (Sara Goldrick-Rab and Douglas Harris, The Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education, May 2007)...

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Postsecondary Affordability
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