"This tuition reduction
enables Kentucky State University to be a more competitive option for students and parents seeking a quality education at an affordable price," said university president Dr.
Centenary University offers a 30 percent tuition reduction
for all full-time federal, state, and local employees, including retirees.
The need for comprehensive tuition reduction
is critical now as the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Eastern Illinois University both announced tuition-free plans aimed at students with family incomes below $61,000.
Short-term challenges (temporary layoff or medical bills) might warrant a one-year-only tuition reduction
. Need-based scholarships might be utilized for families below a certain income level.
La Salle implemented a significant (29%) tuition reduction
beginning fall 2017, to provide greater pricing transparency, with a goal of increasing enrollment and growing net tuition revenue by reducing discounting.
I proceeded on to an Ivy university, which I could afford because of a 50 percent tuition reduction
based on my father being a Columbia professor.
"The primary goal of this tuition reduction
is to make higher education more accessible while at the same time reducing the burden of student loans on graduating students," said Donald A.
"My daughter had this name-the-sport award, and now that award got smaller because of the tuition reduction
," Kottich recalls being told.
Instead of excluding this provision entirely, the exclusion of tuition reduction
for employees should remain.
Concordia aided 99 percent of incoming freshmen prior to the tuition reduction
. However, their post-reduction discount rate will not be available in IPEDS until next summer.
Bancroft is paying for the tuition reduction
by drawing more money from its endowment and reducing costs when possible.
Regents will also have the opportunity to review the results of a $16 million investment in tuition reduction
strategies they made last May.