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.
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.