SOU Proposes Tuition Increase

ASHLAND, Ore. – Southern Oregon University officials voted Monday to propose a 5.8 percent tuition increase for the 2013-14 academic year. The proposal was based on the university’s projected enrollment and costs, along with decreased state funding. SOU officials said because of the lack of help from the state, one of the school’s only options … Continue reading »

Oregon Voting On Immigrant Tuition Bill

SALEM, Ore. — A bill allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition could be voted on by the full Oregon House this Friday. The bill was approved by a House committee on Monday. Currently, Oregon state universities make students pay out-of-state tuition if they cannot prove they are in the U.S. legally. The bill’s supporters … Continue reading »