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A-State proposes tuition, fee increases

(Source: Arkansas State University) (Source: Arkansas State University)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Arkansas State University may raise their tuition and fees for the upcoming fall semester.

The A-State Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday to discuss the price revisions among other things.

There is a proposal to raise undergraduate tuition by $60 per semester and raise graduation fees from $45 to $60.

They also plan to add a $10 fee to the mandatory first-year experience course.

The proposal also lists an “online course student identity verification” fee that would be $15.

The board meets Wednesday at 4 p.m.

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