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GOP Legislators Propose Higher Education Tuition Freeze

Two GOP legislators propose banning tuition hikes for seven years at all California public universities and colleges.

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ACT Now: Accountability, Compliance, and Transparency (ACT) In Higher Ed Workforce Management

Optimize campus labor productivity and responsibility through an automated workforce management system

Though using outdated manual systems can hinder achieving maximum accountability, compliance, and transparency, many higher education institutions are still using such systems to track time and attendance for their workforce. Introducing an automated workforce management system instead can increase efficiency and maximize productivity and funds. This web seminar, originally broadcast on December 4, 2012, featured the University of Georgia, which realized many benefits after implementing a campuswide automated workforce management system.

The $1 Trillion Problem: Protect Your Institution from Student Debt

Educating students is key to minimizing the student loan debt problem affecting your entire campus

The pressure institutions are facing from the growing student loan debt crisis is felt by all departments, from financial aid to admissions. Schools are struggling to justify tuition costs to prospective students, as well as to ensure recent alumni leave pleased with the institution, despite having student loan debt. In this web seminar, originally broadcast on November 13, 2012, representatives from American Student Assistance (ASA), St.

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Legislators Lay Out Higher Education Plans

Lawmakers could alter method to fund universities.

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University Presidents Not Pleased With Gregoire's Higher-Ed Plan

The leaders of the state's universities say Gov. Chris Gregoire's goal of not raising tuition over the next two years fails to recognize budget needs.

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After Housing And The Stock Market, Is Higher Education The Next Bubble To Burst?

Few industries today have a worse business model than higher learning institutions.

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Fresno State sees quick savings with electronic financial aid refunds

Higher One’s OneDisburse Refund Management funds disbursement service ends the need for the school to print and mail checks

California State University, Fresno, takes pride in its reputation as one of the leading public universities in the state, but last year the business staff discovered that Fresno State was lagging in one noteworthy area: the percentage of students electing to receive financial aid refunds electronically.

Workforce Management Automation: The time to ACT is now

Kronos Workforce Central helps University of Georgia achieve high-level accountability, compliancy, and transparency (ACT)

Nearly 50 percent of higher education administrators feel their time and attendance systems are out of date, and 53 percent of systems in use by colleges and universities are not automated.

P-card contract brings university significant financial payoffs while reducing expenditures

Through E&I, American Express delivers efficiencies, cost savings, and a yearly money-back rebate

As at most higher ed institutions, administrators at Barry University have made controlling or reducing costs a priority.

Founded in 1940, the private, Catholic, coed liberal arts institution has grown into one of the educational leaders in South Florida, with 2,747 full-time undergraduates and 3,748 graduate students.

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Cost Estimates Of Rutgers Merger Climb

The pending realignment of New Jersey's university system will cost a lot more than was projected just seven months ago.

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