Special Reports
Special Report

College and Covid: Freshman Year Disrupted

Freshman year can be tough for many students. Typically, 15% don’t return for sophomore year. But, the pandemic has disrupted freshman year for many students:  some are putting off the start so they can work to support their families; others are struggling with an all-virtual experience and mourning the college life they had hoped for. Efforts are underway to keep all of these students on track toward graduation.