The credit crunch is moving into the student loan market, and some private loans are drying up. We take a look what kind of impact to expect on students attending a range of colleges, universities, and professional schools.


  • Henry Urrick interim associate director,the Office of Student Financial Services at the University of Texas at Austin
  • Gail Holt senior associate director of student financial services at Mt. Holyoke College; president elect of the Massachusetts Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • Harris Miller CEO and president, Career College Association
  • Doug Lederman editor and founder, Inside Higher Ed
  • Michael Dannenberg senior fellow at the New America Foundation, where he founded the Education Policy Program and its blog:

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