Youth Homelessness and Higher Education: An Overview

Summarizes existing data and information on the higher education experiences of homeless youth. Postsecondary attainment is increasingly necessary to move out of poverty and homelessness and live a healthy, productive life. Yet youth experiencing homelessness face barriers in transitioning from secondary to postsecondary education, as well as barriers to financial aid, college retention, and college completion.

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