University Of Massachusetts
The University of Massachusetts trustees have approved a 7.5 percent increase in student fees for the next academic year.
The UMass Board of Trustees is expected to consider fee hikes of as much as 8 percent at its meeting next month.
The University of Massachusetts has work to do before it becomes the 14th football member of the Mid-American Conference in 2012.
A University of Massachusetts official says the school join the MAC in 2013 and play their home games at Gillette Stadium beginning in 2012.
The University of Massachusetts Medical School has laid off 63 employees, citing financial concerns over potential reductions in state and federal funding in coming years.
The University of Massachusetts flagship Amherst campus is making it easier for graduates of the state’s two-year community colleges to attend — and afford — the four-year school.
Jack Wilson, President of UMASS, discusses the expansion of financial aid available for UMASS students due to the success of UMASS online and UMASS Law School.
Eileen O’Leary, Assistant VP of Financial Aid at Stonehill College, discusses how colleges determine awarding Merit Aid Scholarships and how decisions in Congress will affect the future of Pell Grants.
Kim Clark, Senior Writer for Money Magazine, breaks down how a family can afford to pay for college as well as her article, Six Steps in Beating the Shortage of Financial Aid in US News & World Report
Dee Lee, discusses how and why students should take on responsibility of college costs