A $100 million cash infusion to Colorado’s public colleges and universities was signed into law Thursday by Gov. John Hickenlooper, along with lower tuition hike caps.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed next year’s Colorado budget on Wednesday, increasing dollars for schools and colleges, boosting the state’s rainy day fund, and spending money for a state-owned aerial fleet to try to spot wildfires sooner.
Colorado’s public colleges and universities would get a tuition cap and funding boost under a bill approved Tuesday by the state Senate.
The cost of child care can cost more than college. That depends on where you live, but no matter where that is, child care costs a pretty penny.
There’s good news for students and their families as for the second academic year in a row the rate of tuition increases at U.S. colleges and universities has fallen – but the news isn’t all rosy.
Lawmakers who supported Colorado’s new law allowing state residents to receive in-state tuition even if they are in the country without legal permission are celebrating the registration of new students qualifying for the rate.
Immigrant students will pay significantly less in tuition at Colorado colleges under legislation signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday.
The Colorado House passed a proposal Friday allowing students who entered the U.S. illegally to pay lower college tuition, sending the bill to Gov. John Hickenlooper, who is expected to sign it.
Undergrads at Colorado State University can expect another 9 percent jump in tuition to pay next year if the draft budget goes through.
The cost of college keeps soaring way above the rate of inflation, but it pays to shop around because some schools are a better deal than others.