Langston University cancels more than $4.5 million from student balances
Langston University announced this week it will clear student balances for a second time in recent years to “lessen the burden” of those enrolled in the school.
More than $4.5 million in student debt is being canceled at the historically Black university in Oklahoma, Langston President Kent J. Smith Jr. said Wednesday in a letter to the university community.
The initiative brings the amount of debt cleared by the university to more than $9.2 million over the past two years. In 2021, Langston officials cleared $4.6 million in debt, according to...