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Board of Regents Increases UA Scholars Award

Board of Regents Increases UA Scholars Award

By: Zayn Roohi Photo Editor The state of Alaska introduced the UA Scholars award in 1999 as an incentive for the most academically inclined students to stay in state for college. The $11,000 award...

Board of Regents ‘Lockout’ Tuition Increases Decided in Juneau

Board of Regents ‘Lockout’ Tuition Increases Decided in Juneau

In 2000, tuition for a typical freshman taking twelve credits was $1,800. By 2010, that amount increased 96 percent to $3,528.

Students can expect these numbers to keep climbing. At their next meeting, the University of Alaska Board of Regents will vote on additional increases. UAF students will have limited voice because the meeting will be held in Juneau.