Clark Atlanta and Spelman College clear student debt ahead of fall classes

Thousands of students returning to the Atlanta University Center (AUC) this fall will have less financial baggage when they step onto campus. Clark Atlanta University and Spelman College–two schools in the AUC–have instituted debt cancelation plans to lighten the financial load for students attending the historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in southwest Atlanta. CAU announced July 23 student account balances for Spring 2020 through Summer 2021 would be cleared, bringing them to…