All posts tagged "tuition"

  • opinion
    The collegiate success story fades as tuition prices soar

    By Ryan Hiles– Brilliant people come from all over the world over for an American education. What makes American colleges so exceptional, however, is also what makes them so expensive. There is an unbelievable amount of money...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • newsbrief
    Tuition to increase by three percent

    By Olivia Krauth– It’s official: Tuition will be rising three percent for U of L students for the 2015-2016 academic year, U of L’s Board of Trustees decided today. The increase pushes a full-time, in-state student’s tuition...

    • Posted June 4, 2015
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  • newsbrief
    U of L finance committee passes tuition increase

    By Olivia Krauth– Despite no state cut to higher education funding, U of L’s Board of Trustees’ finance committee approved a three percent tuition and fees increase for the 2015-2016 academic year today. This is the first...

    • Posted May 14, 2015
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  • newsbrief
    Tuition talk: who determines the college price tag

    By Rae Chaney —  Be prepared to see the price of tuition increase for the 2015-2016 school year. University President James Ramsey confirmed on Thursday that U of L plans increase tuition by three percent. One day...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • 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
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  • President James Ramsey
    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
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  • University of Louisville President Dr. James Ramsey presented an online budget forum earlier this week. He encouraged the entire student body to attend.
    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
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    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
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  • moneycut
    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
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  • UC-Tuition-Increases
    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
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