Enrollment Status

The amount of Title IV aid a student may receive is tied in part to the student’s enrollment status (full-time or part-time). Enrollment status is also a determinant of eligibility for Direct Loans.

Related terms: Academic Year, Student Eligibility

Community College Enrollment Crisis? (The American Association of Community Colleges) Web URL

COVID-19 Transfer, Mobility, and Progress: Academic Year 2020-2021 Report (National Student Clearinghouse Research Center) Web URL

Delayed Time-to-Degree and Post-college Earnings (Research in Higher Education) PDF

Designing Scholarships to Improve College Success (MDRC) PDF

Does College Enrollment and Bachelor's Completion by Mothers Impact Children's Educational Outcomes? (American Sociological Association) Web URL

Expanding Pathways to College Enrollment and Degree Attainment Policies and Reforms for a Diverse Population (Ithaka S+R) PDF

Exploring Racial/Ethnic Identity and Enrollment Status on Noncognitive Outcomes among Asian American and Pacific Islander Men in Community College (Community College Enterprise) PDF

Institutional Variation in Enrollment of Low-income Students (Journal of Student Financial Aid) Web URL

Packaging AskRegs Knowledgebase Q&As (National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators) Web URL

Profile of Very Low- and Low-Income Undergraduates in 2015–16 (National Center for Education Statistics) Web URL

Profile of Undergraduate Students: Attendance, Distance and Remedial Education, Degree Program and Field of Study, Demographics, Financial Aid, Financial Literacy, Employment, and Military Status: 2015–16 (National Center for Education Statistics) Web URL

Pulling Back the Curtain: Enrollment and Outcomes at Minority Serving Institutions (American Council on Education) PDF

Race and Stratification in College Enrollment Over Time (American Education Research Association) Web URL

Student Financing of Undergraduate Education in 2015–16: Financial Aid by Type and Source (National Center for Education Statistics) Web URL

Trends in Community College Enrollment and Completion Data, Issue 6 (The American Association of Community Colleges) Web URL