In the News:

The Current: UMSL Student Debt Documentary Debuts

People’s World: Student loan rates set to double as July 1 deadline looms

Riverfront Times: Student Loan Rates Double, Missouri College Groups Push For Action in D.C. to Stop Hikes

Wall Street Journal: Wanted: Jobs for the New ‘Lost’ Generation


In July 2013, YSTL hosted an action outside of Senator Roy Blunt’s office in St. Louis to protest the doubling of interest rates on student loans. The action resulted in a meeting which had originally been denied. Blunt Rally KTRS: Area students protest inaction on student loan rate hikes