Utah regents mulling 4 percent statewide tuition increase

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The Utah System of Higher Education is recommending a statewide tuition increase of 4 percent for the 2014-15 academic year, according to a memorandum issued last week by Commissioner David Buhler.

The Board of Regents is expected to consider the increase during its meeting Friday in St. George, as well as school-specific increases for the University of Utah, Utah State University and Snow College.

If approved, the proposed tuition increases would represent the smallest average percentage hike for tuition in more than a decade.

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