College Fund Research

Nation Building – Penn Graduate School of Education

August 1, 2015

TCUs were created for the purpose of Tribal nation-building. This report focuses on how TCUs meet this mission, draws attention to the challenges TCUs face, and provides recommendations to assist policy makers and institutional leaders that support TCUs and their students.

Read more: Redefining Success: How Tribal Colleges and Universities Build Nations, Strengthen Sovereignty, and Persevere Through Challenges

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The Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey

The Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey

Native American students studying at tribal colleges and universities located in remote, rural, reservation communities experienced food and housing insecurity and homelessness at much greater rates than other college students, according to the Tribal Colleges and Universities #RealCollege Survey report.

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