What the rise in immigrant students means for American colleges

The changing demographics of America are changing the demographics of college campuses.

A new report by the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration shows that students from immigrant families now account for almost a third of college students at schools across America.

In 2021, more than 5.6 million students, or 31% of all students enrolled in colleges and universities, were immigrants or the children of immigrants. That’s up from 20% in 2000.

Read the full article from Scripps News here.