• E. Virginia Medical School tuition to increase

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Eastern Virginia Medical School’s board has approved a 2 percent increase in in-state tuition for the upcoming academic year. Tuition for out-of-state health profession students will increase 4 percent. Out-of-state medical students’ tuition will remain unchanged. The Virginian-Pilot ( ) reports that the medical school’s Board of Visitors approved the in-state…

  • How college pricing is like holiday retail sales

    Higher education may seem like a different world, but universities in many ways have been working from the same playbook as retail outlets.

  • Va. gov. says U.Va. unlikely to privatize

    A suggestion to make the University of Virginia, one of the country\’s prestigious public universities, into a private school was a shock to many alumni, students and taxpayers. But Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says it\’s not likely to happen.

  • Ball State student wins free tuition with half-court shot (Video)

    Athletes looking for a free trip to college like to focus on their jump shots, but maybe they should back it up a bit more.

  • Tuition could rise again at Va. universities, colleges

    Students in Virginia may get another tuition increase for the fall semester.

  • Course load: Growing burden of college fees

    Though their names can border on the comical –
    i.e., the \”student success fee\” – there\’s nothing
    funny about how they can add up. Colleges lean on
    fees to bring in revenue in a way that may not be
    as apparent to as many students.

  • College presidents earn top dollar

    The salaries of college administrators have risen
    35 percent over a decade, as tuition prices have

  • Virginia lawmakers to consider version of Dream Act

    Democrats in the Virginia General Assembly are pushing ahead with a bill that would allow children of undocumented workers to pay in-state tuition to attend state colleges.

  • 3 percent tuition hike approved for University of Md.

    The university system\’s Board of Regents approved a 3 percent tuition hike for in-state students. Students who go to Salisbury University will see a 6 percent increase.

  • Tuition costs rising in D.C., Virginia and Maryland

    The cost of higher education keeps getting higher, and universities in D.C., Virginia and Maryland are no exception.

  • FCC plans tuition hike of $3 per credit

    Tuition rates at Frederick Community College will increase this fall, according to a budget proposal unanimously approved Wednesday by the school\’s board of trustees.