University Of Central Arkansas Trustees Approved A Fee Increase

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University of Central Arkansas trustees approved a fee increase Monday for prospective 2012-13 students who will reside on campus.

The 3 percent increase, endorsed by the Student Government Association, will put the university’s room and board rate for a traditional room and meal plan at $2,635, up from $2,590.

The change effects the room rate, and not the board charge.

The percentage is the same that trustees approved of in February of last year, due to a “daunting maintenance list,” Dianne Newton, vice president of finance and administration, said at the time.

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