STREAMING VIDEO – Am I subsidizing my roommate’s tuition?

Most students and parents aren’t aware that many students are paying for their classmates’ tuition. The Wall Street Journal exposed this exploding practice that’s hitting some students hard in a January 9, 2014 article titled “More Students Subsidize Classmates’ Tuition.” Fellow for Higher Education Finance Roger Towle at The Center for Vision & Values comments on the little-known secret of student-to-student subsidies.