UVA Administrators Drop Proposed Upperclassmen Fee - 8NEWS - WRIC | News Where You Live

UVA Administrators Drop Proposed Upperclassmen Fee

Posted: Updated:

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A proposed fee for most upperclassmen at the University of Virginia has been dropped. But administrators still plan tuition increases.
    
Some members of the university's Board of Visitors had criticized the proposed fee. The fee would have started at $500 and then increased by $500 each year until it reached $2,000.
    
The Daily Progress (http://bit.ly/12iLeWt ) reports that U.Va. administrators announced the revised plan Monday. It calls for a 3.8 percent increase in in-state tuition and a 4.8 percent hike in out-of-state tuition.
    
The board will consider the proposed increases later this week.
    
If approved, in-state students would pay $12,458 and out-of-state students would pay $39,844.
 

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

301 Arboretum Place, Richmond
VA, 23236

Telephone: 804.330.8888
Fax: 804.330.8881
Email: news@wric.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.