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Degrees of Debt rally dissects tuition troubles

On the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 20, USA Today Network-Wisconsin kicked off the first Degrees of Debt Rally at the Warch Campus Center. The rally explored the personal impact of student debt on current students and recent alumni with a strong focus on identifying potential solutions to the problem of rising costs in higher education.

Staff Editorial: Considering raises in tuition before becoming full need

For the 2016-17 academic year, the comprehensive fee for attending Lawrence University will be $54,498; this is a 2.92 percent increase from last year’s total cost of attendance. On Monday, Feb. 8, President Mark Burstein sent an email announcing this figure to the student body. This much-dreaded annual announcement was met with its usual response

Regarding Recent Changes in Tuition Rates

There has been much curiosity, mainly from the student body, in regards to a recent notification from the Lawrence University administrative staff describing a 3.5% increase in tuition fees.  What many students do not realize is the overwhelming importance of this hike in prices, specifically where the money is going. As many may have noticed, there

Tuition increases 3.5%, draws various reactions from students

As the Board of Trustees winter meeting concluded, the full-time tuition for the 2014-2015 academic year was set at $42,357. Together with room, board and other fees, the total comprehensive fee is $51,465, which represents a 3.5% increase in tuition and 3.51% increase in total fees for next year. Lawrence’s Vice President for Finance and