02 juillet 2016

State funding slashes boosting tuition significantly

eCampus NewsBy . Continued tuition increases by institutions of higher education are a result of states’ reduced investment in higher education, according to a new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. This reduced investment is jeopardizing students’ and potential students’ ability to afford a college education. More...

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01 juillet 2016

Don’t judge Oregon Promise too soon

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. The state of Tennessee is about a year ahead of Oregon in its effort to provide as much as two years’ community college tuition money to students who qualify. Its Tennessee Promise students are completing the first year of the program this spring; Oregon Promise students will begin this state’s first year in the fall. More...

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Edwards urges higher ed officials not to raise tuition

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Gov. John Bel Edwards called Wednesday on Louisiana’s colleges and universities to resist raising tuition for the upcoming school year. More...

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30 juin 2016

Germany axed tuition fees – but is it working out?

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Critics of Britain’s education revolution cite the Berlin model. But it’s not that simple. More...

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Brexit vote 'could cost UK universities tens of millions in student fees'

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy and . Head of UCL, the British university with the most EU students, warns UK courses may become unaffordable to many Europeans. More...

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29 juin 2016

Turnbull advances partial university fee deregulation

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has made his strongest comments yet on the Coalition's university fee deregulation policy, mounting the argument for allowing universities to set the fees for a select few courses to bring about flexibility and competition, writes Fergus Hunter for The Sydney Morning Herald. Read more...

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US student wins three-year battle against college

An American mathematics student will have her fees refunded after winning her case against a Swedish university that offered sub-standard tuition, reports The Local. Read more...

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Cost of tuition at universities may double this year

By Eugene Vorotnikov. The cost of tuition at Russian universities may double this year, due to the devaluation of the national currency, the ruble, and the consequences of the financial crisis in the country, according to latest predictions of analysts of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science. Read more...

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26 juin 2016

Online degree units to cut tuition fees

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. A UK online university network is claiming a “breakthrough moment” with a project which will allow students to cut the cost of a Russell Group degree by studying part of it online. More...

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06 juin 2016

Non-European graduate students to pay tuition fees

The University of Helsinki has announced its decision to impose tuition fees of €13,000 to €18,000 (US$14,500 to US$20,000) on its postgraduate students from outside the European Union and the European Economic Area, reports Aleksi Teivainen for Helsinki Times. Read more...

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