The Consumer Finance Institute at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia hosted a special, daylong symposium on higher education. It provided updates and insights into the financial health and stability of higher institutions as educators of students. 

A recording of the event is available to watch here, and a conference summary of the symposium is available to read here.

This virtual interdisciplinary event brought together higher education leaders, policymakers, academics, regulators, and consumer advocates. They focused on preexisting demographic and fiscal trends in higher education and on the financial challenges faced by institutions and their students because of the COVID-19 crisis.

To view the full agenda, click here.

Download papers discussed at the event:

Review recent publications on higher education topics from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

Visit the Education Finance page for more research.