All posts tagged "tuition"
Tuition to rise five percent for 2013-14
By Olivia Krauth– U of L tuition will raise by five percent for most students for the 2013-14 academic year, the U of L Board of Trustees decided at their final meeting of the year today. All...
- Posted May 8, 2014
Ramsey warns of future tuition hikes, students react
By Kylie Noltemeyer & Olivia Krauth– President James Ramsey visited Frankfort this past Thursday to warn lawmakers of the potential side effects of their proposed 2.5 percent budget cuts. While nothing is set in stone, Ramsey said...
- Posted February 21, 2014
Another year, another tuition hike: State-mandated increases top U of L budget forum talking points
By Maggie Cunningham– Students will see a raise in undergraduate tuition by 3.1 percent in the coming year. The increase was approved at Thursday’s budget forum and represents the smallest tuition hike in recent years. The overall...
- Posted April 23, 2013
Skipping class costs you
By Wes Kerrick– Imagine opening your eyes on a rainy morning, loathing the mocking sound of your alarm clock. It’s 8 a.m. and you have a class at nine. But so little sleep has happened since you...
- Posted February 13, 2013
Editorial: Students get a raw deal with rising education costs, budget cuts
The recent unveiling of tuition increases paired with education budget cuts can be quite worrisome for students, and for young people looking to get the most out of college and plan for the future. The University of...
- Posted April 24, 2012
UC Riverside students propose alternative tuition repayment plan
By Baylee Pulliam– Madison Weakley graduated from the University of Louisville with a degree in political science, limited job prospects and $16,500 in student loans. “It’s tough,” said Weakley, who plans on taking a second job to...
- Posted February 14, 2012
University to expand student soldier discount
By Bryan Mercke– Good news is possibly on the horizon for active duty reserve students who currently receive tuition assistance that is offered to eligible members of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard. On...
- Posted December 1, 2011
Students walk out of class to protest rising tuition costs, student debt
By Baylee Pulliam “Hey hey, ho ho. Tuition hikes have got to go,” chanted Aubrey Higdon, as she marched across the University of Louisville’s Belknap campus Monday afternoon with her daughter. The march was a part of...
- Posted November 14, 2011