College of St. Mary reduces student tuition 33%

Posted at 10:51 PM, Oct 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-18 23:53:55-04

The College of Saint Mary announced today it plans to lower tuition costs by 33 percent for all undergraduate students. This translates to a $10,000 reduction in costs. 

College of Saint Mary President Dr. Maryanne Stevens appeared on Upfront at 4 p.m. today. She said they are committed to making college affordable and accessible to all. The attached video contains her full interview. 

They hope their tuition structure is more transparent to students and families and no longer as reliant on financial aid and scholarships. 

The all-women, Catholic college is located near 70th and Mercy Road in Omaha.