26 mai 2017

Students support Labour but don’t trust them on fees, according to HEPI / YouthSight poll

Last week, HEPI and YouthSight polled over 1,000 full-time undergraduate students entitled to vote. More...

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Tuition fee reforms and international mobility

OECD iLibraryIn most countries with available data, public educational institutions charge different tuition fees for national and foreign students enrolled in the same programme.
In Australia, Austria, Canada, New Zealand and the United States, foreign students pay on average about twice or more the tuition fees charged to national students.
In Australia and New Zealand, the estimated revenue from foreign students’ tuition fees exceeds one-quarter of the total expenditure on tertiary educational institutions.
Recent reforms in Denmark, New Zealand and Sweden show that changes in foreign students’ fees are reflected by changes in the number of international new entrants. More...

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25 mai 2017

Budget committee keeps labor commission, dumps tech college tuition freeze

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The Legislature’s Republican-controlled budget committee ditched Gov. Scott Walker’s proposals to cut a century-old labor review commission and freeze technical college tuition. More...

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Allianz expands tuition protection offerings to colleges and universities

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Allianz Global Assistance announced today new tuition protection plans to improve financial security for students and their families. More...

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Corbyn needs to find £10bn a year to make good on tuition fee pledge

The Guardian homeLabour leader would have to find substantial sum to honour commitment made in his leadership race to scrap fees. More...

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Jeremy Corbyn’s plan to end student tuition fees is far from barmy

The Guardian homeBy. A return to free higher education in England would make economic as well as social sense. More...

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24 mai 2017

Tuition discounting climbs amid weak enrolment

Tuition discounting at private colleges and universities is up again. Tuition revenue is straining to keep up. And enrolment is weak, writes Rick Seltzer for Inside Higher EdMore...

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21 mai 2017

Discounting Keeps Climbing

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The average first-time, full-time tuition discount rate edged even closer to 50 percent in 2016-17 as net tuition revenue and enrollment struggled. Read more...

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20 mai 2017

Plan Would Impose Fee on Future GI Bill Benefits

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. A plan set to be considered by the House Veterans Affairs Committee next week would require service members to pay into the GI Bill to receive future benefits, according to multiple reports this week. More...

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15 mai 2017

Lib Dems still haunted by student fees U-turn

The Liberal Democrats' U-turn over university tuition fees is continuing to haunt them when it comes to student voters in the current general election, writes Siobhan Robbins for Sky News. More...

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