April 6, 2016

Advocacy News: CU Regents Approve Tuition Plans


  • Tuition percent increases are anticipated to be among the lowest in the state in FY 2016-17. 
  • CU wants to provide more predictability for students and parents. The tuition guarantee plan allows for more reliable financial planning beyond just a year-by-year basis.
  • CU is one of the most efficient universities in the nation, producing the most degrees for the lowest amount of resources (state support, tuition, and fees).
  • CU awards the most undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in the state. 
  • The state's ability to maintain or increase ongoing funding for higher education is severely limited.
  • Critical costs are continuing to increase.