PBS NewsHour

How soaring housing costs are straining college students

Clip: 10/15/2019 | 7m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

For many college students, living costs may exceed the cost of tuition and fees, as affordable housing options are becoming increasingly hard to find. Some find they struggle with debt, or paying for meals; others are at risk for homelessness. As part of our series Rethinking College, Hari Sreenivasan travels to Philadelphia to see how students there are coping.

Aired: 10/15/19

Rating: NR

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