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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

A student studies in the William T. Young Library on Monday, Aug. 17, 2020, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

New student loan forgiveness policy sparks varying responses from UK students and alumni

Emily Girard, Features Editor September 5, 2022

President Joe Biden announced Aug. 24 that the federal government would forgive $20,000 in student loans for borrowers who received Pell Grants and make less than $125,000 per year. Borrowers who did not...

College degree pays off by 34, study says

Madison Rexroat January 17, 2017

A new study by the College Board shows that it takes an average of 12 years to gain back the cost of getting a Bachelor’s degree. In other words, the average person will be around 34 by the time they...

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