Whether looking at how to foster more socioeconomically integrated schools, how to help low-income students succeed in college, how to strengthen our system of community colleges, or how to ensure the accountability of for-profit institutions, The Century Foundation seeks to promote fairness and opportunity for all.

Achieving Financial Equity and Justice for HBCUs

For over 150 years, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have played an essential role in pushing the nation to address inequalities and strive for a more democratic society, yet these institutions continue to suffer inequitable public funding. What can the Biden administration and Congress do to ensure these institutions’ financial stability and academic vitality?