Senate approves deal to tie student loan rates to financial markets

In a move which could now be considered shocking, the Senate struck  a bipartisan deal last night to prevent some student loan rates from staying doubled in the short term. The bill would allow undergraduates to borrow at a rate 2.05… Read More

On the Record: Brandon Anderson, student loans advocate

Vox got the opportunity to interview Brandon Anderson (COL ’14), a student veteran who is now fighting the doubling of Stafford student loan rates. As Congress has not acted on the issue, the loan rates are set to double effective… Read More

GUSA campaign to halt doubling of student loans continues

Yesterday, the GUSA executives, Nate Tisa (SFS ’14) and Adam Ramadan (SFS ’14),  delivered a petition to the Capitol, asking members of Congress to act in order to halt the doubling of Stafford student loan rates on July 1…. Read More

GUSA executive set to present intercollegiate petition to Congress for student loans

On July 1, federal Stafford loan interest rates will double from 3.4 to 6.8 percent, unless Congress acts before then to change the deadline. GUSA President Nate Tisa (SFS ’14) and Vice President Adam Ramadan (SFS ’14) have worked on urging… Read More