Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
Ohio residents attending Ohio State University wonâ€™t see an increase in tuition this fall from the previous year. The universityâ€™s board of trustees voted unanimously Friday to freeze tuition at current levels for in-state students. Non-resident students will see a 5 percent increase in tuition. All students will pay slightly higher room and board fees [...]
Students across Ohio are protesting recent tuition increases enacted or proposed at eight of the state’s 14 public universities.
James Garland increased Miami University’s efforts to recruit out-of-state students, who pay much higher tuition. The tactic quickly caught on with other public universities.
As students return to class, there are fewer law students in the lecture halls. Law schools across the country report close to a 20 percent drop in the number of applicants this fall. The lingering recession, staffing cuts at law firms, and the rising cost of a law degree get the blame for the decline.
Many immigration activists are denouncing an effort to repeal a state policy that grants in-state tuition prices to some young immigrants.
With tuition at Ohio colleges increasing sharply in recent years, a Statehouse Democrat is proposing something different: Offer free tuition at public universities and garnish a graduate’s future wages.
Tuition and fees for in-state, undergraduate students at Ohio State University will remain the same for the next school year.
Some Ohio State University students say a provision added to the state budget is an attempt to snuff out the college vote.
Ohio ranks second in the nation on a list of public universities with the highest tuition. WOSU commnentator Andrew Miller says Gov. John Kasich isn’t helping.
In an effort to offset a loss in federal funding, an Ohio State trustees committee approved a recommendation to increase tuition.