Floyd Outlines Tuition Freeze in St. Louis

1 decade 3 years 10 months ago Wednesday, April 05 2006 Apr 5, 2006 Wednesday, April 05, 2006 1:06:41 PM CDT April 05, 2006 in News
Elson Floyd has been traveling the state floating his idea to guarantee incoming freshman and current students the same tuition rate all the way through their senior year. More than 60 people turned out this evening to hear Floyd discuss the concept at the university's campus in St. Louis. A similar policy has already been adopted in Illinois, and Floyd says it's needed to help parents budget their expenses. In-state tuition at the University of Missouri has been raised an average of 8.3% every year since 1993. Floyd says the input he receives at the forums will shape any decisions the university ultimately makes.

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