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About 1 in 5 students at community college here are homeless

Feb 26, 2020 - The Seattle Times

More than half of Washington community-college students had trouble paying rent or had to move in with friends or relatives in the past year, according to a new report on food and housing insecurity among two-year college students.

Nearly 1 in 5 said they were homeless and had to sleep outside, in a car or at a shelter. And more than 40% went hungry or couldn't afford to buy nutritious food.

The findings were released Tuesday and offer the most comprehensive look at homelessness, ho...