Tag: tuition

Regents to consider more out-of-staters at UW-Madison


In a proposed move that could ultimately affect applications and enrollment at other UW System institutions (because Madison’s ripples are felt statewide), the UW’s flagship campus will this week ask UW Regents for permission to lift the school’s cap on out-of-state students. UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank says the move could attract more young people to […]

UWGB gets ‘best bang for the buck’ mention in Washington Monthly

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay was recently ranked No. 19 in the “Best Bang for the Buck Colleges in the Midwest” category of the 2015 Washington Monthly College Rankings. The rankings were officially released Monday, August 24, 2015 and rates universities on students’ social mobility, civic engagement and research. Founded in 1969, Washington Monthly is […]

UW-Green Bay named ‘best bang for the buck’ in Washington Monthly

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay was recently ranked No. 19 in the “Best Bang for the Buck Colleges in the Midwest” category of the 2015 Washington Monthly College Rankings. The rankings were officially released Monday, August 24, 2015 and rates universities on students’ social mobility, civic engagement and research. Founded in 1969, Washington Monthly is […]

Regents OK increases in out-of-state, graduate tuitions for some schools


The UW System Board of Regents voted Friday to approve tuition increases for some students at UW-Madison as well as at La Crosse, Milwaukee, Parkside, Platteville, River Falls, Stevens Point, Stout and Whitewater. The increases would affect out-of-state undergraduates and graduate students in select programs. Read more.

Proposal for targeted tuition hikes at UW-Madison draws questions

Two UW-Madison experts on higher education affordability said Wednesday that a plan to increase nonresident undergraduate tuition by $10,000 over the next four years at the state’s flagship campus likely would reduce the number of lower- and middle-class students from other states and raise the stakes for attracting wealthy students. Sara Goldrick-Rab and Noel Radomski […]

Some UW schools seek higher tuition on grad students, out-of-staters


The UW System Board of Regents will be asked this week to allow nine schools to raise tuition rates for graduate and non-resident students in response to plans to cut as much as $300 million in funding from the statewide budget. The requests for tuition hikes come from Madison, La Crosse, Milwaukee, Parkside, Platteville, River […]

UW-Green Bay will hold the line, for now

Missing from the statewide conversation about tuition increases for graduate programs and non-resident students? UW-Green Bay, along with its sister four-year schools in Eau Claire, Oshkosh and Superior. UW-Green Bay officials tell the Log there are several reasons tuition increases are not being requested here at this time. They note a desire to hold the […]

Cross: Tuition freeze likely to continue beyond 2014-15

UW System-wide tuition freezes could continue in the coming years, System President Ray Cross said Wednesday (June 4), telling the Wisconsin State Journal he favors extending the freeze beyond its current expiration date after 2014-15 school year. “I really think we’re going to embrace that tuition freeze for two more years,” Cross is quoted as […]