Without Pell, summer enrollment slips

Summer enrollment is down at many community colleges now that low-income students can’t get federal aid. In a bipartisan compromise last year, the “year-round” Pell Grant was cut from the budget to keep the maximum grant at $5,550.

States cut higher ed funding

Nearly half of states have cut higher education funding or plan to do so.

In California, community colleges and state universities are cutting summer classes to save money.