Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass vs Amherst College: Why do we have more debt?

By Billy Rainsford

September 4, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

With the start of a new year, the University of Massachusetts welcomes another very large freshman class as well as a large number of transfer students, continuing to increase undergraduate enrollment. UMass has steadily increased...

Discussing debilitating student debt

By Staff

October 20, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Over the last decade, student debt in the United States has exploded, and students are finding themselves at the forefront of a debilitating financial crisis. Here are the facts: In 2000, national student debt totaled about $200 billi...

Students deal with debt

By Colin Spence

November 28, 2010

Filed under Archives, Campus News

Like many college students, Jennifer Collotta, a sophomore at the University of Massachusetts, is worried about her student loan debt upon graduation. Many UMass students, like her, are unsure of how they are going to pay it al...