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ASU raises athletic fees at main campus

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees have voted to increase athletic fees.

The increase will take the fees from $12 to $15 per credit hour. That means for students carrying a 15-hour load, an additional $45 dollars in athletic fees.

The money will help cover the rising costs of scholarships, staffing travel and other expenses and requirements associated with being an NCAA I-A Athletic program. The increase is expected to garner an extra $780, 000.

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