Topic: tuition

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Brown’s room and board charges transparent and low

April 26, 2018 0 comments

We write regarding Rebecca Aman’s April 24 column, “Why is Brown room and board so expensive?”

The University hopes that offering new MFA scholarships for acting and directing will diversify the incoming class and minimize student debt.

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University to provide scholarships covering MFA tuition

March 2, 2018 0 comments

The University will provide scholarships to cover full tuition for all future and returning students in the Brown/Trinity Rep Master of Fine Arts programs in Acting and Directing beginning in the 2018-19 academic year.

University raises tuition for five master’s programs

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University raises tuition for five master’s programs

February 21, 2018 0 comments

The Corporation has approved tuition increases of at least 10 percent in five master’s degree programs — computer science, engineering, innovation management and entrepreneurship, physics and data science — according to a recent University Resources Committee report.

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Corporation approves tuition hike in FY19

February 11, 2018 0 comments

On Saturday Feb. 11 the Corporation, the University’s uppermost governing body, voted to approve a $1.1 billion budget for the 2019 fiscal year, which is a 3.8 percent increase from last year’s and the largest in the University’s history.

Graduate students uncertain about future income

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Graduate students uncertain about future income

January 28, 2018 0 comments

Graduate students may have succeeded in avoiding taxation of their tuition waivers with the passage of the final GOP tax bill in late December, but many still fear for the security of higher education.

University implements simplified financial aid calculator

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University implements simplified financial aid calculator

January 24, 2018 0 comments

The sticker prices of colleges can be shocking to prospective students and their families.

Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

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Corporation-approved budget aims to achieve financial stability

February 12, 2017 0 comments

The University’s highest governing body approved the University Resources Committee’s $1.061 billion operating budget plan for fiscal year 2018.

Gov. Raimondo proposes two years of free tuition at state colleges

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Gov. Raimondo proposes two years of free tuition at state colleges

February 6, 2017 0 comments

Gov. Gina Raimondo introduced the Rhode Island’s Promise proposal as a part of her FY2018 budget proposal in a press release Jan. 16.

Politicians, colleges aim to reduce student debt

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Politicians, colleges aim to reduce student debt

March 15, 2016 0 comments

The Corporation authorized a 4.1 percent tuition hike for the 2016-2017 academic year last month.