WASHINGTON — Student debt continues to rise across America, but it’s not stopping university presidents from taking home big sums of cash and posh perks. In Maryland and Virginia, the top wage-earner among public university…
ADELPHI, Md. (AP) — Students at University System of Maryland schools will be paying more next year. The Board of Regents approved an increase in tuition rates and student fees Wednesday. The increases are expected…
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech says increasing tuition and fees is necessary to offset budget cuts and state-mandated costs. The university’s Board of Visitors voted on Monday to increase undergraduate tuition and mandatory fees…
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) _ The cost to attend the University of Virginia is going up. During meetings that ended Wednesday, the university’s Board of Visitors approved a series of tuition increases that raise the total…
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Students would pay more to attend the University of Virginia if a proposed tuition increase is approved. The proposal includes a 3.6 percent increase for in-state undergraduate students and a 3.7…
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…
Higher education may seem like a different world, but universities in many ways have been working from the same playbook as retail outlets.
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.
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.
Students in Virginia may get another tuition increase for the fall semester.
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.
The salaries of college administrators have risen
35 percent over a decade, as tuition prices have
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.
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.
The cost of higher education keeps getting higher, and universities in D.C., Virginia and Maryland are no exception.