The application for Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan opened today. This is a retroactive plan to help low income families who have current student loan debt. Applications will be open until December 31, 2023. For more on the forgiveness plan, reporter Abigail Leavins speaks with Taylor Odle, Assistant Professor of Educational Policy at UW Madison, about the impacts of this legislation.
Taylor Odle is an Assistant Professor of Educational Policy and a faculty affiliate with the Interdisciplinary Training Program in Education Sciences at UW Madison. His expertise includes research on college access and success and on fiscal policies in higher education. He has a PhD in Higher Education from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education.
To apply for student loan forgiveness, follow this link to the Federal Student Aid website.
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