All posts tagged "tuition"

  • Trustees hike tuition, slash budget

    By Arry Schofield — U of L will increase tuition 3.5 percent starting this fall, as approved at the June 20 Board of Trustees meeting. Full time students will pay roughly $400 more next year. “I know the...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Brief: Trustees considering 5 percent university-wide funding cut

    By Joseph Lyell — President Neeli Bendapudi said trustees are considering increasing tuition 4 percent and slashing spending 5 percent across all university departments. The cuts, announced in an email blast, come after a year of financial...

    • Posted June 8, 2018
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  • Brief: State caps tuition increase at 6 percent over two years

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L and Kentucky’s other research universities cannot raise tuition by more than 6 percent over the next two years, or by more than 4 percent in one year. The Council on...

    • Posted April 30, 2018
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  • General counsel announces retirement, public budget forums coming

    By Joseph Lyell — April 19’s board of trustees meeting was the last full board meeting for both Interim President Greg Postel and Vice President for Strategy and General Counsel Leslie Strohm. Strohm is retiring effective May...

    • Posted April 19, 2018
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  • Tuition and fees task force recommends reducing student athletics fee

    By Bailey Campagna — On March 6, U of L’s Task Force on Tuition and Fees formally recommended that Interim President Greg Postel and Provost Dale Billingsley move to reduce the student athletics fee by half. The...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Postel included in top 10 presidential candidates for U of L

    By Shelby Brown — The trustees have culled the original pool of 49 university presidential candidates to about 10. Interim President Greg Postel told reporters he’s still being considered for the permanent position at the trustee meeting March 15. Trustees said they...

    • Posted March 15, 2018
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  • Postel at budget forum: “Administration is listening”

    By Shelby Brown — Interim President Greg Postel said U of L hasn’t created a budget yet for the 2018-19 fiscal year at the first of two open forums Feb. 22. “There is absolutely no desire on...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • Declining funds paint a grim future for U of L

    By Shelby Brown — U of L hopes to combat its bleak financial future by growing enrollment 36 percent over the next few years to avoid raising tuition. With state appropriations and donations on the decline, foundation members said U...

    • Posted January 30, 2018
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  • U of L offering new online winter term

    For the first time ever, U of L students can take online classes in a new winter term that runs from Dec. 14 to Jan. 4.  Students can register for winter term classes Oct 16. There will...

    • Posted September 16, 2017
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  • Kevin Miller
    Athletics’ revenue grows, proposes bigger budget

    By Shelby Brown– While the university is pinching pennies, the U of L Athletic Association presented its 2017-18 budget today asking for an eight percent increase in funds. ULAA proposed a $104 million budget for 2017-18, $8 million more than...

    • Posted May 20, 2017
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