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  • APLU Welcomes Ten New Member Institutions

    January 29, 2014–The past few months have brought ten new institutions into the APLU family. Last year, the APLU board approved the invitation of a select group of Canadian and Mexican universities to be APLU members. Several have now accepted.

  • APLU Statement on President Obama’s State of the Union Address

    January 28, 2014-–APLU President Peter McPherson tonight released the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address:

  • APLU Proposes Alternative Plan to Achieve the Enhanced Transparency & Accountability Goals of President Obama’s Higher Ed Ratings System

    Association Details Ways to Provide More Accurate, Accessible Information & Tighten up Institutional Eligibility for Title IV Monies

  • APLU President McPherson’s Statement on White House Summit on Increasing Higher Education Opportunities for Low-Income, Disadvantaged Students

    January 16, 2014–Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement after attending a White House summit with university presidents on the need to expand higher education opportunities for low-income and disadvantaged students.

  • APLU Statement in Opposition to Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions

    January 2, 2014—The Executive Committee and the President of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today issued the following statement on the recent call by some scholarly associations for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions.

  • APLU Statement on Gallup-Purdue Index

    Decembre 17, 2013—APLU President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding the announcement of a new Gallup-Purdue University Index that will survey tens of thousands of college graduates across the country.

  • Urban Universities for HEALTH Launches National Study on Holistic Review in the Health Professions

    December 16, 2013—The Urban Universities for HEALTH Learning Collaborative launched a national study on universities’ use of holistic review as part of their admission process for students pursuing careers in the health professions. The study will examine how universities are using holistic review and other admission practices, with the goal of improving evidence in support […]

  • APLU Statement on House-Senate Budget Agreement

    December 10, 2013—Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson tonight issued the following statement regarding the House-Senate budget deal for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 announced this evening.

  • SAM Provides Powerful Alternative to Federal Graduation Rate

    See the Institutions Who Are Early Adopters

  • New APLU Board of Directors Named

    The following is a list of the APLU Board of Directors for 2014.

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