tuition http://wfae.org en National Report Shows Tuition In NC Rising Fast But Still Relatively Cheap http://wfae.org/post/national-report-shows-tuition-nc-rising-fast-still-relatively-cheap <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The cost of going to a public university has been rising faster in North Carolina than in most other states, but it's still relatively cheap here compared to the rest of the country. Those are a few highlights from a report the College Board released Wednesday.</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:52:47 +0000 Michael Tomsic 37906 at http://wfae.org National Report Shows Tuition In NC Rising Fast But Still Relatively Cheap South Carolina College Cuts Tuition By 43 Percent http://wfae.org/post/south-carolina-college-cuts-tuition-43-percent <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A women's college in South Carolina is reducing undergraduate tuition by 43 percent. That means tuition at Converse College in Spartanburg&nbsp; will be $16,500 a year. It's currently about $29,000. College&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">president Betsy Fleming says the move is in response to growing concern about rising tuition.</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:38:29 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 35105 at http://wfae.org South Carolina College Cuts Tuition By 43 Percent Student Veterans Plan To Sue UNC For Discrimination http://wfae.org/post/student-veterans-plan-sue-unc-discrimination <p>A group of veterans attending state-run universities in North Carolina plan to file a discrimination lawsuit against the UNC system this week alleging they are routinely - and wrongly - made to pay out-of-state tuition.</p><p>The military life is a transient one - training in one state, based in another, transferring every few of years. That's one reason the federal government doesn't require service members to change their driver license every time they move. So establishing residency for things like in-state tuition is tough, says Army veteran Andrew Sammons.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 13:21:08 +0000 Julie Rose 5516 at http://wfae.org Student Veterans Plan To Sue UNC For Discrimination