A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
Yearly tuition for most Ohio State University undergraduates will surpass $8,000 this fall. Officials are proposing a 6% increase, the highest allowed by state law. They say that will add $477 to the typical student’s tuition bill.
About 20 Ohio State University students joined US Senate candidate Eric Fingerhut at 15th Avenue and High Street Tuesday morning to protest the ever-increasing cost of higher education.
Ohio State University students will receive the largest percentage tuition increase, 13.4%, among state-supported schools.
Ohio State students will return this fall with bigger bills to pay due to the 9 percent tuition increase put into place this summer. WOSU’s Anne Allred caught up with summer quarter graduates to find out how higher tuition is straining students.