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HBCU grads can face lifelong student debt burdens. Here’s what that looks like in NC

Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Hannah Lang | The Charlotte Observer
Whether it’s buying a home, saving for retirement or starting a business, student debt makes it difficult for graduates of historically Black colleges and universities to build wealth after college, a new report shows. The report, from the Durham-based Center for Responsible Lending, evaluated polling, focus group and public education data to gauge the impact of heavy debt burdens — and relief from them, via the federal pause on student loan payments — on HBCU graduates.