‘U’ reps push tuition freeze at Capitol
ST. PAUL – University of Minnesota students and officials pushed state lawmakers Thursday to fund a plan to freeze undergraduates’ tuition.
The tuition hold, which comes at a cost of $42.6 million over the next two years, is one piece of the university’s nearly $1.2 billion request from the state.
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities student Ryan Olson, a Moorhead native, said tuition cost is a key issue for students.
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