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Posted at 9:02 AM ET, 04/ 5/2010

Va. college raises tuition, fees

By Washington Post editors

James Madison University is increasing its in-state undergraduate tuition and mandatory fees by 6.7 percent for the upcoming school year.

Tuition and fees for Virginia residents living on campus will be $7,860 annually, up from $7,364, in a measure approved Friday by the Board of Visitors. The board noted it must make up for cuts in state funding.

The total cost for a typical in-state undergraduate — including tuition, fees, room and board — will be $15,560, up 3.3 percent from 2009-10.

Annual tuition and fees for out-of-state undergraduates will be $20,624 in 2010-11, up about 5.7 percent. Including room and board, their total cost will be $28,324.

-- Associated Press

By Washington Post editors  | April 5, 2010; 9:02 AM ET
Categories:  Virginia  
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Want to know why college tuition keeps going up year after year?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=upzjTV8znlI

Posted by: sentinel18 | April 5, 2010 7:39 PM | Report abuse

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