The curators discussed differential tuition as an alternative to imposing supplemental fees for individual schools and colleges at their meeting Thursday.
The bill will not impact MU’s plans to cut $20 million from campus spending or impose a hiring freeze due to declining enrollment.
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One-third of the undergraduate student population faces almost $15,000 extra tuition fees as nonresidents.
Students with an “unlawful presence” saw a tuition increase this year, after the passing House Bill 3 eliminated their in-state tuition.
If passed, Governor Nixon’s proposed tuition freeze and funding increase would mark a departure from recent trends in state support for higher education.
For the fourth consecutive time, Gov. Jay Nixon proposed to freeze tuition fees and increase Missouri state funding.
A small word change in a Missouri budget bill is costing two undocumented students big for the 2015-16 year.
The scholarship aims to improve college enrollment rates of high-achieving Missouri students.
UM System’s legislative goals are centered on increased state funding for higher education.
Nonresident undergraduate tuition will rise by $23.20 per credit hour.
The tuition increases were approved by the Board of Curators in a 6-1 vote.
According to the report, MU tuition has nearly doubled since 1994 and loans make up almost 70 percent of all financial aid in Missouri.
The proposed fees would generate a little over $2 million for MU.