Students in the United States are being hit by a double whammy of rising fees and a spike in the cost of living.
The average price of attending a state university is now $22,000 a year – and the private ones are more than double that.
Meanwhile, inflation is forcing some students to choose between eating – or filling their car’s fuel tank.
Al Jazeera’s Heidi Zhou-Castro reports from Takoma Park, Maryland.
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