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NU President raises tuition

NU President raises tuition
Posted at 10:24 AM, May 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 11:30:17-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) - In a letter written to the University of Nebraska community, school president Hank Bounds announced tuition would be raised by $10 to $12 per credit for resident undergraduates. 

Additionally, tuition will rise another $6-$7.50 for the 2018-2019 school year.

Bounds said the tuition hikes are subject to change to depending on if state funding is further cut. They are also subject to approval by the Board of Regents Thursday. 

Bounds will hold a press conference at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. 

The system includes the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the University of Nebraska-Omaha, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University Nebraska-Kearney and the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture at Curtis.