Higher Education Fact Sheet: Higher Education Support During the Pandemic

Jennifer K. Pokempner, Esq. & Nadia Mozaffar, Esq. ,
college student

This tip sheet provides information on supporting youth with their higher education goals during the COVID pandemic, including information on  helping youth access and support financial aid and resources.


About the Expert

Jennifer Pokempner is a Senior Attorney at Juvenile Law Center. At Juvenile Law Center, her work focuses on improving outcomes and opportunities for older youth in the foster care system through policy and legal advocacy at the local, state, and national levels.

Nadia Mozaffar is a Senior Attorney at Juvenile Law Center. Her work focuses on advancing educational rights and opportunities for children in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems, economic justice issues, and protecting the rights of young people in the adult justice system.