SD University Tuition, Fees To Go Up 4.6 Percent
April 15, 2010, 3:56 PM
Students at South Dakota's public universities will see tuition and mandatory fees rise by an average of 4.6 percent for the next academic year.
State Board of Regents President Terry Baloun says the board kept the increases as low as possible to limit the impact on students and their parents during the economic slump. The increases are the smallest in the past decade.
The tuition and fee increases will cover about half the $6.5 million in budget cuts in higher education made by the South Dakota Legislature. The universities will cut services to absorb the rest of the spending cuts.
An average in-state undergraduate student taking 32 credit hours a year will pay $7,077 in tuition and required fees next year, up $312 from this year.
© 2010 Associated Press. All rights reserved. Material may not be redistributed.
11/22/2014 7:09 AM
South Dakota authorities are searching for a Sisseton man following a shooting early Saturday morning that left four people dead and another person in...
11/16/2014 1:35 PM
Authorities have released the name of the person who died in a crash on Interstate 29 near Brookings on Saturday.
11/22/2014 10:40 AM
Colter Richard Arbach has been located and identified as one of the four people shot and killed this morning in Sisseston.
11/19/2014 4:59 PM
She's already admitted to running a large marijuana ring, now Faith Rasmussen is accused of arranging a deadly robbery.
11/19/2014 2:17 PM
A legendary country music star gives support to a Sioux Falls family while their teenage daughter was in a Minneapolis hospital last week.