The Wisconsin Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) began voting on the 2017-19 biennial budget. UW System President Ray Cross sent an update. View it here.
Governor Walker made a stop at UW-Green Bay Tuesday, sparking local media coverage. He discussed his two-year budget proposal which would cut tuition for resident undergraduate students by five percent and reinvest in Wisconsin higher education. Governor Walker proposes 5 percent cut to UW System, Fox11, Feb. 7 Gov. Walker discusses higher education funding, NBC 26, Feb. […]
Chancellor Gary Miller and Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Sheryl Van Gruensven will hold an inaugural business meeting next week. It will include an overview of the 2017-2019 biannual budget process and discussions of ongoing work to advocate for the University, our current budget and more. There will be two sessions of the meeting, […]
The UW Board of Regents approved today (August 19, 2016) UW System’s 2020 Strategic Framework and also the 2017-19 Biennial Budget Request to Fund the 2020FWD Initiatives. UW System President Ray Cross told the board the framework is designed to provide strategic direction for the UW System in four key areas: the educational pipeline, the […]
Chancellor Miller spoke with a steady stream of media members this week regarding an announcement by UW System President Ray Cross on next biennial budget request. Here’s some of the coverage: WeAreGreenBay: Debate over tuition freeze Press-Gazette: Chancellor to appeal to the public WHBY: Chancellor’s react to budget request WBAY: Leaders want to end tuition […]
Green Bay, WI – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller issued the following statement today regarding the 2017-2019 Biennial Budget: “In the coming months state policy makers will develop and approve the 2017-2019 Wisconsin Biennial Budget. I believe strongly that the future of the Wisconsin economy depends on renewed and smart investments in the state’s […]
Did you miss Chancellor Miller’s communication about budget reductions? The video and reduction summary is now posted here.
Mentioned the other day, and noted to the UWGB community via memo today, a reminder and link for Log readers which was prepared at the direction of UW System to inform the Board of Regents, legislative colleagues and our community partners about the general effects of the budget reductions enacted by the legislature last year. See […]
The UW budget cuts are again making headline news. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Miller tells WBAY, “When you make a cut like this, a couple of million dollars, it affects every part of the institution,” said Chancellor Miller. See the clip Budget impact documents sparking conversation UW comprehensives prepared snapshots of budget reductions for last week’s […]
System President Ray Cross told the Board of Regents last week that the UW System’s program revenue fund balance at the end of fiscal year 2015 was $923.9 million – a 15.7 percent decrease from two years ago. That balance is further projected to drop to $690 million by the end of the current academic […]