Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 06/12/2013 - 1:46pm
Tuition at Ulster County Community College (N.Y.) would rise for the seventh consecutive year under a spending plan approved by two key committees of the Ulster County Legislature.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 1:58pm
College students recently testified before the Oregon legislature, and the pain of increasing tuition was clear on their faces. They were stressed from overworking, over-borrowing, and the constant worry that the next bill may be the tipping point.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:56am
At a meeting in Portland, members of the Higher Education Board’s Finance and Administration committee agreed to submit a budget proposal to the Oregon University System that includes 4.8 percent tuition increases across the state system and a 4.5 percent tuition increase for the University of Oregon.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:26am
The Michigan senate passed a higher education finance bill that includes $250 million in additional funding and a tuition freeze at the state’s public colleges and universities. The legislation also includes the “Dream Act,” which allows undocumented high school graduates to pay in-state tuition rates at public colleges and universities.
Submitted by Matt Zalaznick on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 3:09pm
Here’s an indication of how burdensome student loans have become: About one-third of millennials say they would have been better off working, instead of going to college and paying tuition.