Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 11/01/2012 - 8:35pm
A veteran of the war in Iraq who says she was denied in-state tuition when she applied to a school in the University of North Carolina system wants its leaders to change the way student veterans are handled.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/31/2012 - 6:24pm
The University of Chicago pledged Monday to eliminate loans from the financial aid packages it offers incoming students from Chicago, the centerpiece of a new initiative aimed at helping high school students across the city succeed in college.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 5:36pm
More American teenagers are thinking about picking up a passport and heading abroad for their college years as a way of attending a top-rated school at a lower cost, Canadian and British college recruiters say.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 5:42pm
Gov. Rick Scott's higher education task force on Monday tentatively agreed to recommend holding the line on tuition for certain "two-plus-two" students who start at community colleges and then complete their degrees at universities.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 7:12pm
Gov. Martin O'Malley said Thursday that he hopes to hold tuition increases for Maryland residents attending the state's public universities to no more than the 3 percent he has allowed in each of the last three years.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 11:01pm
Community college tuition has gone up so much during the economic downturn that students at Washington's two-year colleges are now paying what a University of Washington student paid just over a decade ago.