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Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Wesleyan president: A degree in ‘three marvelous years’

A three-year degree is among the options one prestigious liberal arts school is weighing to make its product more affordable.

By Daniel de Vise  |  04:47 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Access, Aid, Finance, Liberal Arts | Tags:  college affordability, college tuition

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 03/20/2012

Choosing a college without knowing its cost

Many public universities don’t yet know what they’ll charge in 2012-13, and some privates haven’t posted their rates. Yet, students are urged to decide early.

By Daniel de Vise  |  12:49 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Access, Admissions, Aid, Finance, Public policy | Tags:  college tuition, college admissions

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 01/19/2011

Immigrant tuition breaks prompt Md. suit

Updated at noon Thursday with statement from Montgomery College. A Maryland lawmaker says he will announce a lawsuit against Montgomery College on Thursday challenging the institution's practice of charging lower fees tuition to illegal immigrants who live in the county....

By Daniel de Vise  |  05:45 PM ET, 01/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Litigation, Litigation, Litigation, Litigation | Tags:  Maryland colleges illegal immigrants, Montgomery College illegal immigrants, illegal immigrant college students, illegal immigrant college tuition

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 11/08/2010

Texas students oppose tuition break for illegal immigrants

The Student Senate at Texas A&M University last week registered its opposition to a bill in the Texas legislature that would give in-state tuition to illegal immigrants. The students voted 41 to 28 for a bill that opposes the state...

By Daniel de Vise  |  10:07 AM ET, 11/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Public policy, Public policy, Public policy, Public policy, Public policy | Tags:  Texas A&M immigrants bill, Texas tuition immigrants, illegal immigrant college tuition, illegal immigrants college Maryland

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 10/27/2010

GOP lawmaker asks whether Montgomery College is breaking law

A Republican state delegate is asking Maryland authorities to investigate whether Montgomery College is breaking the law by allowing illegal immigrants to enroll as county residents and therefore obtain lower in-county fees. Del. Patrick L. McDonough (R-Baltimore County) called a...

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:36 AM ET, 10/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Public policy, Public policy, Public policy, Public policy, Public policy | Tags:  Montgomery College, Pat MDonough, college tuition in-state immigrants, illegal immigrant college tuition, illegal immigrants college Maryland