Special Committee on Review of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs

by Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Council. Special Committee on Review of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs

Publisher: Wisconsin Legislative Council in Madison, WI

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Other titlesReview of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs, 2011 Assembly Bills 141, 142, 143, and 144
Statement[prepared by Dan Schmidt, Scott Grosz, and Anna Henning]
SeriesWisconsin Legislative Council Report to the Legislature -- RL 2011-03, Report to the Legislature (Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Council) -- RL 2011-03.
ContributionsSchmidt, Dan, Grosz, Scott, Henning, Anna, Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Council
LC ClassificationsKFW2796 .W57 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25233940M
LC Control Number2011451651

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