Statistics gathered by Dr. Brenda Murray's Spring 2015 class
Loan Repayment Comparison Chart
The average National Student Loan Debt is $33,000.
Average Student indebtedness in the state of Wisconsin is $28,128.
The Average Student indebtedness at UWL is $28,083.
84% of college students have a credit card. 50% of them have 4 or more.
Value of money converted to time:
1 million seconds ago was 12 days ago.
1 billion seconds ago was 32 years ago.
1 trillion seconds ago was 32,000 years ago, prehistory.
To load a trillion dollars on a train: If we loaded box cars with $1 bills, each car 50 feet long, we could get $65 million in each car. It would take a train 240 miles long to haul the trillion dollars.
$67,000,000,000 in student loans were in default in 2011.