Total federal contributions to postsecondary education

By 2020-21, the federal government is projected to spend $15.7 billion on postsecondary education.  The funding is spread among multiple program areas that impact the accessibility and affordability of postsecondary education in different ways.

Click on the different program areas to explore PBO’s projection of federal postsecondary spending to 2020-21. 

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