tuition http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Among Best States For Job-Seeking Grads http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-among-best-states-job-seeking-grads <p>Wyoming ranks among the best states for recent college graduates to live and work. That’s according to a <a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/bentaylor/2014/07/01/the-best-and-worst-states-for-recent-grads-since-the-recession/">recent analysis </a>of changes in four-year college tuition rates, median household income and unemployment rates since the start of the financial crisis.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 23:23:49 +0000 Aaron Schrank 60818 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Among Best States For Job-Seeking Grads UW Considers Raising Tuition http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-considers-raising-tuition <p>University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity is proposing that UW raise tuition and fees in the next academic year. In a recent letter McGinity proposed that the university increase tuition by four percent and student fees by $91. This would mean a rise in full time resident tuition by&nbsp;$211 to $4,615.</p><p></p><p>UW Vice President of Government and Communication affairs Chris Boswell says though&nbsp;that the University has several options in the future to help with rising costs of utilities, building maintenance and supplies.</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:56:10 +0000 Jordan Giese 55925 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Considers Raising Tuition Wyoming students’ debt 5th lowest in country http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-students-debt-5th-lowest-country <p></p><p>Wyoming has the fifth lowest average debt in the nation for students who graduated from college in 2012. That’s according to a recently published study by the Institute for College Access and Success. In Wyoming the average debt was just over $21,000.</p><p>Director of Student Financial Aid at the University of Wyoming, Joanna Carter, says there are several things that keep borrowing relatively low at UW.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 13:26:58 +0000 Irina Zhorov 51413 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming students’ debt 5th lowest in country UW Trustees Approve Tuition And Fee Increase http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-trustees-approve-tuition-and-fee-increase <p>The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has approved raising tuition and fees over the next two years.</p><p>Under the plan, tuition paid by resident students will increase 2% in each of the next two years while nonresident students will pay 4.5% more in 2013 and 2014.</p><p>For a resident undergraduate student: tuition that costs $104 dollars per credit hour this year would increase to $108 dollars per credit hour by 2014. Nonresident per credit hour tuition will go from $576 dollars to $629. Mandatory student fees will increase from just over $1,000 a year.</p> Sat, 24 Mar 2012 00:39:32 +0000 The Associated Press 21544 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Trustees Approve Tuition And Fee Increase University of Wyoming decides tuition increase this week http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/university-wyoming-decides-tuition-increase-week <p>University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will discuss whether or not to increase tuition rates this&nbsp;week, with a final vote taking place on Friday.&nbsp;Under the proposal,&nbsp;in-state&nbsp;tuition would increase by 2%, while&nbsp;non-residents would pay 4% more this fall, and&nbsp;an additional increase of&nbsp;2% the following year.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 22:23:41 +0000 Sara Hossaini 21364 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org University of Wyoming decides tuition increase this week