All posts tagged "tuition"

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Photo by Madison Wurth
    U of L loses, gains with proposed Bevin budget

    By Olivia Krauth– Governor Matt Bevin’s proposed budget immediately hits U of L, slicing $6.3 million from this year’s budget using executive order. If passed as is, Bevin’s budget will also cut $12.6 million for the next...

    • Posted January 31, 2016
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  • KY Rep. Dan Seum
    Kentucky state senator proposes tuition freeze bill

    By Andrew Hebert– As temperatures across the Bluegrass plummet toward zero, a different type of freeze is being discussed in Frankfort. Representative Dan Seum from Louisville is attempting to help the financial strain of college in Kentucky...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Freezing weather? Try freezing tuition rates

    By Nick Amon– With the beginning of the spring semester underway, many of us have already visited the dreaded Bursar office to pay our skyrocketing tuition fees. As if these tuition prices weren’t steep enough, the increasing...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • newsbrief
    68 students denied National Guard tuition assistance

    By Simon Isham– Sixty-eight U of L students who are in the Kentucky Army National Guard will be losing their scholarships next semester. The students, who each received $5,000 per semester from the Kentucky National Guard, were...

    • Posted December 10, 2015
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  • 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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