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Students and staff at public colleges and universities in Tennessee may soon sue if they believe they have been punished for not accepting ‘dividing concepts’ when discussing topics such as race and gender . A Republican-backed bill passing through the state legislature outlines 16 divisive concepts, including someone being seen as ‘inherently privileged, racist, sexist, …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A bill that could change what is taught at Tennessee’s public colleges and universities is heading for a full Senate vote on Monday. The bill would make it illegal for students at public universities to agree to what the state legislature considers “divisive concepts” in order to receive a higher grade. …

A Florida bill that would allow public colleges to withhold the names of presidential candidates until finalists are chosen is likely to become law. The legislation passed the Florida Legislature with the required two-thirds majority last week, and Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican, is expected to sign it. The bill calls for all personal identifying …

Arizona’s public universities this week joined a handful of others nationwide who said they would sell off their Russian assets after the Arizona board’s vote on Monday. The move is largely symbolic, but board members see it as an important show of their disapproval of President Vladimir V. Putin’s war in Ukraine. The Arizona regents …

Diving brief: Regional public colleges help protect the counties in which they are located from economic contractions, according to a recent study from the University of Illinois to Urbana-Champaign researchers. They primarily looked at areas that suffered from declining manufacturing and found that those that had regional public colleges were more resilient to economic shocks …

Amazon partners with New Jersey Community Colleges to get closer to achieving its “Upskilling 2025” commitment March 3, 2022, Trenton, New Jersey – The New Jersey County Council of Colleges (NJCCC) today announced a partnership between Amazon and New Jersey Community Colleges in which Amazon will fully fund tuition for its frontline employees. It’s part …

Diving Brief: A controversial bill in South Carolina which would have ended the tenure of the faculty in the state’s public colleges will not advance this legislative session. Instead, the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education may conduct a study of tenure systems in public institutions in the state. The potential study arose as part …

Diving Brief: Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick, a Republican, pledged end tenure of faculty in the state’s public colleges and revoke the status of professors who teach critical race theory. The proposal escalates a nationwide GOP movement against the decades-old academic framework. patrick was reacting to a resolution by the faculty council of the University …

Although Tennessee has banned the teaching of critical race theory in K-12 schools, many tenets of the ideology are still deeply embedded in the state’s public colleges. New reports from the Claremont Institute, the Idaho Freedom Foundation, and Velocity Convergence, a nonprofit that champions diversity of perspectives at public institutions of higher education, reveal that …

NASHVILLE — A bill introduced in Tennessee House would allow students, faculty and staff to sue universities and public colleges if they believe they are being punished for refusing to accept one or more “concepts of division” that the legislation says “exacerbate and inflame divisions” on race, gender, ethnicity and religion. House Bill 2670, sponsored …

Diving brief: AttendMost US higher education institutions tend to improve a student’s earnings, but some for-profit and private non-profit institutions offering programs less than two years are less likely to be profitable, according to a report of the Bipartisan Policy Center, a think tank in Washington, D.C. Public colleges and universities are the most likely …

Public universities in Virginia, including the University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Virginia Commonwealth University and George Mason University, have rescinded their COVID-19 vaccine mandates. The university system dropped its requirements last week after Republican Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares issued a legal opinion in late January saying universities do not have the authority to require …

Not all Republican lawmakers supported the bill. The New Hampshire Senate gave final approval on Thursday to a bill requiring students at public colleges and universities to take a civics test to graduate, sending the measure to Gov. Chris Sununu’s office. But the vote overrode objections from Democrats, who said the test would be too …

The New Hampshire Senate gave final approval on Thursday to a bill requiring students at public colleges and universities to take a civics test to graduate, sending the measure to Gov. Chris Sununu’s office. But the vote overrode objections from Democrats, who said the test would be too onerous for students and universities. Bill 319 …

Fees for 50% of medical seats in private colleges will be capped at the same level as government colleges: NMC | Photo credit: iStock Images Highlights Fees for 50% of medical seats at private colleges will be capped to be on par with government colleges, the National Medical Commission has said. Medical …

Diving Brief: Florida public colleges would be required to switch accreditors and then do so again every five years under a new bill introduced in the state House of Representatives. Proposal follows the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, which accredits the state’s public institutions, investigating the state’s potential political influence at …

The New Hampshire Senate gave final approval on Thursday to a bill requiring students at public colleges and universities to take a civics test to graduate, sending the measure to Gov. Chris Sununu’s office. But the vote overrode objections from Democrats, who said the test would be too onerous for students and universities. House Bill …

Virginia’s public colleges have begun lifting their COVID-19 vaccination requirement for students after new Republican Attorney General Jason Miyares issued an advisory opinion on Friday finding that public universities in the state cannot requiring vaccination against COVID-19 as a condition of registration or attendance. The advisory opinion overturns one issued by Miyares’ Democratic predecessor last …

Virginia’s new Republican attorney general said Friday that public colleges in the state cannot mandate COVID-19 vaccines for students as a requirement for admission or in-person attendance. Why is this important: The decision by state Attorney General Jason Miyares came from a request for a mandate review by Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R), who promised …

Virginia’s new Republican attorney general said Friday that public colleges in the state cannot mandate COVID-19 vaccines for students as a requirement for admission or in-person attendance. Why is this important: The decision by state Attorney General Jason Miyares came from a request for a mandate review by Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R), who promised …

Virginia’s public colleges and universities do not have the authority to require students to be vaccinated against the coronavirus to enroll or attend in-person classes, the state’s new attorney general found in his first opinion since taking office this month. The opinion of Jason Miyares, a Republican, is the most recent move by the state’s …

Attorney General Jason S. Miyares of Virginia issued a legal opinion Friday morning, saying public colleges in the state may not require students to be vaccinated against the coronavirus as a condition of enrollment or in-person attendance. In the three-page notice, Miyares claims that vaccination against Covid-19 cannot be required because the state General Assembly, …

Currently, the College of Western Idaho offers 40% of its courses online or in a hybrid format. CWI hopes to increase that number to 90%, and incoming president Gordon Jones said the school can move to online instruction while ensuring its students are still learning by doing. “I think it can absolutely be done.” Kyle …

Here is an overview of the position of Oregon public universities and some private schools in the state regarding recall requirements. PORTLAND, Oregon – Oregon’s seven public universities require COVID-19 vaccinations for students and staff on campus. Of those seven universities, Oregon and the state of Oregon have publicly announced a recall requirement. Some private …

With state revenues seeing sharp increases, expect public colleges to push hard for more. … [+] state funding this year. getty With state coffers enjoying record surpluses and tax revenues exceeding budget estimates, 2022 is shaping up to be a year in which higher education leaders will bid for large increases in funding for the …

CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) – Hundreds of unvaccinated employees who work at public colleges and universities in Nevada were fired on Friday, a day after higher education officials voted to keep a term of office in effect. staff vaccination. Regents of the Nevada higher education system on Thursday voted 6-6 on a measure to repeal …

HARTFORD – Connecticut state colleges and universities announced on Wednesday that the system has distributed more than $ 3.6 million to some community college students. The emergency grants were in addition to the money contributed by the Student support program, which recently allocated more than $ 21 million to all students at the state’s 12 …

The Virginia State Board of Higher Education recently released a study on the impact and value of public higher education in the state, based on graduate employment outcomes, financial health, and satisfaction with their university experiences, among other factors. The study, titled “Virginia Educated”, was conducted by the Survey and Evaluation Research Laboratory at the …

The faculty of Ontario colleges received a strike mandate from its members of the 24 publicly funded colleges in a vote held on Saturday. The faculty is a division of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union which represents more than 15,000 college professors, counselors, librarians and instructors. More than two-thirds of union members voted, of …

TUALATIN, OR – The Alliance of Independent Colleges and Universities of Oregon announced on Tuesday that its enrollment at its 13 institutions had increased slightly over the past year, even as enrollment at public colleges and universities in the State had declined. The Alliance, which includes private, not-for-profit, and independent colleges such as the University …

In 2017, the Ontario college strike, which affected more than 500,000 students, lasted five weeks before back-to-work legislation Sault College and other public colleges across the province could face a second faculty strike in five years if the union and management fail to agree on a new contract. Negotiations between the CAAT-A team of the …

ALBANY – The pandemic and the state’s free tuition program for public universities are creating great challenges for private colleges in New York City. Private colleges have followed a declining enrollment trajectory, similar to the trajectory of schools in other states. Nationally, preliminary data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows that enrollments for …

ALBANY – The COVID-19 pandemic and the state’s free tuition program for public universities are creating great challenges for private colleges in New York City. Private colleges have followed a declining enrollment trajectory, similar to the trajectory of schools in other states. Nationally, preliminary data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows that enrollments …

Enrollment at the majority of Oregon’s public colleges and universities is still declining after more than a year of the pandemic. The declines reflected in new figures released recently by state higher education officials follow a year in decline in 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic forced college administrators to close campuses and shut down cancel …

ALBANY – The pandemic and the state’s free tuition program for public universities are creating great challenges for private colleges in New York City. Private colleges have followed a declining enrollment trajectory, similar to the trajectory of schools in other states. Nationally, preliminary data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows that enrollments for …

Bargaining deadlocked: mediator finds approach of academic negotiation team and demands illegal and unrealistic TORONTO, November 1, 2021 / CNW / – Since July 2021, the College Employers Council (CEC) representing Ontario’s 24 public colleges, and OPSEU’s CAAT-A bargaining team representing college university employees (full-time and part-load faculty, instructors, librarians, and advisers) met at the …

Two-year public colleges in California have the lowest tuition and average fees for 2021-2022. … [+] Wyoming’s four-year public colleges have the lowest average tuition fees in the country. getty With the cost of college education always a major concern for students, parents, and policy makers, the question of how states stack up against the …

Recently, Jeff Hickman, president of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, called attention to the detrimental effects of geographically defined monopolies in higher education. These monopolies dictate that only one institution can offer in-person programs in a defined community or region. In Hickman’s words, “In Enid, for example, you can take freshman and sophomore …

John Locher / AP In this photo from April 26, 2021, a nursing student administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a UNLV vaccination center. Through Hillary Davis (contact) Sunday 31 October 2021 | 2 a.m The deadline for employees of hospitals, prisons and universities in southern Nevada to be vaccinated against COVID-19 is looming. Here …

The Association of New Jersey State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) has released a comprehensive economic impact study highlighting member institutions’ contributions to the state of New Jersey. Among the report’s key findings: NJASCU member institutions generate some $ 6.1 billion in economic activity in New Jersey each year, generating approximately $ 220 million in tax …

SALT LAKE CITY – This fall, enrollments at Utah’s public colleges and universities increased by more than 4,600 students compared to last fall, according to the Utah Higher Education System. The system’s fall enrollment showed total enrollment was up 2.24% from a year ago to 211,954 students. As of fall 2020, the number of students …

Early Monday morning in Amherst, State Representative Lindsay Sabadosa boarded the B43 bus at the University of Massachusetts, joined by a small cohort of students advocating for medical abortion to be integrated into health care already offered in university health centers. The said “Repro Ride” at Planned Parenthood in Springfield took two and a half …

The number of students attending Texas community colleges fell below enrollment at four-year universities in the state for the first time since the 1990s, as many two-year schools continue to face strong demand. declining enrollments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council. Community colleges saw an almost 11% drop …

The number of students attending Texas community colleges fell below enrollment at four-year universities in the state for the first time since the 1990s, as many two-year schools continue to face strong demand. declining enrollments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Council. Community colleges saw an almost 11% drop …

Nathalie HigginsEd Collier I am a proud first generation student and graduate of UMass Amherst. My younger brother graduated as an associate from MassBay Community College. Thanks to our parents’ dedication to making sure we had more opportunities than they did, we graduated without incurring student debt. Our story is not the norm. The average …

Lahore: The Online College Admission Systems (OCAS) web portal developed by the Punjab Information Technology Council (PITB) for the Department of Higher Education (HED) receives applications for postgraduate programs. intermediate and bachelor’s level across Punjab at selected public colleges. This is indeed the first time that online applications for the license have been opened on …

New Jersey’s top public colleges and universities generate $ 6.1 billion in economic activity in the state Seven member institutions of NJASCU deliver results in terms of economic outcomes, sustained jobs and return on government investment Trenton, NJ (October 20, 2021) – The Association of New Jersey State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) today released a …

Regional public colleges have long been workhorses in their states, providing residents with affordable and accessible higher education. These institutions had already faced years of budget cuts and state underfunding, compared to flagship projects, and many regional public institutions were facing daunting demographic trends that predicted problems for the future. . What new challenges has …

The Aspen Institute, a national leader in the student success program, postulates that community colleges play a critical role in workforce development. Their general mission is to provide academic programs and vocational training to prepare students for jobs or to transfer to four-year colleges and universities. In order to access and use community college training …

Montana Democrats filed another complaint Tuesday to challenge Senate Bill 319 – a law banning political activities, such as voter registration campaigns and political organizing, on state college campuses. According to the complaint, law passed by Republicans removes “increased political power from Montana’s younger voters” who typically vote for Democratic candidates. In addition, the lawsuit …

On September 29, the General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) of Abruzzo informed NLRB officials nationwide that the scholarship recipients of private universities in the Division I of the NCAA FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) ) are “employees” under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). Therefore, the NLRB should regard these athletes as …

Bhartesh Singh Thakur Tribune press service Chandigarh, October 4 Sandeep Kaur, a 2nd year undergraduate student at Government College, Sector 1, Panchkula, did not opt ​​for an engineering course at a private college last year. She said, “There is no point in going to a college that cannot provide you with a decent job.” It’s …

Three institutions that have installed mask requirements are unlikely to go any further when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations. Photo courtesy of the University of Arizona Will a court ruling in Arizona that suspended legislation banning masks and vaccines pave the way for higher education institutions to seek new COVID-19 requirements for students, staff and …

OSWEGO – SUNY Oswego continues to be ranked in the top 10 public colleges in best northern regional universities by US News and World Report 2022, according to the publication released on September 13. This year, SUNY Oswego comes in at -50 overall in the Northeast. The region includes public and private colleges across New …

The main campus of the University of Pittsburgh ranked 20th among the best public colleges in the country, according to the 2022 ranking of the best colleges by US News and World Report. The University of Maryland’s College Park campus and the University of Washington both took 20th place in this year’s list. “It’s exciting …

Ohio University COVID-19 Dashboard provides updates on coronaviruses, including vaccination rates and positive cases. Other colleges and universities in Ohio have similar methods of reporting COVID-19, but some are not reporting at all. At the start of the fall semester, OU, along with several higher education institutions, released the COVID-19 vaccine mandates. OU students, faculty …

On the first day of classes at the University of Massachusetts in Boston last week, students, faculty and staff – most of them masked – flocked to stand-up campus shuttles. More than 20 months after the state’s first public case of COVID-19 was reported on this blustery bay-side campus in Dorchester, UMass Boston is sinking …

INDORE: Colleges in the city are now relying on the results of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) Common Entrance Test (CET) to fill vacant seats. After two rounds of centralized councils for admissions to various undergraduate courses, 80 to 85 percent of seats have been filled in public colleges in Indore, while private colleges lag behind …

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – UC San Diego is among the top 10 public universities in the country, according to a new report released on Monday. The list for 2022 was compiled by US News and World Report, which some consider the world authority on education rankings. When it comes to the best public colleges in …

The US News Short List, separate from our overall ranking, is a regular series that amplifies individual data points in the hopes of providing students and parents with a way to find which undergraduate or graduate programs excel or have the possibility of developing in specific areas. Be sure to explore the Shortlist: College, Shortlist: …

The US News Short List, separate from our overall ranking, is a regular series that amplifies individual data points in… The US News Short List, separate from our overall ranking, is a regular series that amplifies individual data points in the hopes of providing students and parents with a way to find which undergraduate or …

Florida Polytechnic University was ranked the first public university in the southern region of the United States, according to American News and World Report. In its list of the top 2022 colleges released on Monday, US News and World Report ranks Florida Poly third among the best colleges in the world. Southern United States, including …

SUNY Oswego continues to be ranked in the top 10 public colleges in best northern regional universities by US News and World Report 2022, according to the publication released on September 13, 2021. This year, SUNY Oswego is ranked 50th in the Northeast. The region includes public and private colleges across New York, Pennsylvania, New …

Admissions to the government are increasing. colleges, as many families cannot afford a private low-income education Falaknuma’s Government Junior College (GJC), which rarely exceeds 500 admissions, recorded 2,083 admissions this year, indicating growing confidence in the government system and also the impact of COVID on family incomes. This trend is not limited to Falaknuma College, …

As students prepare to return to campus, colleges in New England and across the country are looking to spend a $ 69 billion windfall in federal COVID-19 relief funds. More than half of Massachusetts’ public colleges use some of that money to cover millions of unpaid balances students owe them. GBH News survey reveals at …

The following editorial appeared in the York Dispatch. This does not necessarily reflect the opinion of La Tribune-Démocrate. York College will require universal indoor masking for the fall semester until its campus population reaches a COVID-19 vaccination rate of 70%. York College students will also be required to provide proof that they have been vaccinated …

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The city of Austin and Travis County on Friday extended their orders, which require masks in public schools, to public colleges as well. This means that students, staff and visitors over the age of 2 are required to wear a face covering on school property or on school buses during stages 3, …

Austin and Travis County are adding public colleges to their list of places where masking is required. City and county officials on Wednesday signed orders requiring people over the age of 2 to wear masks in city and county buildings and in public schools. On Friday, they amended the ordinances to include public colleges, such …

As cases of COVID-19 increase and students return to class this fall, the state’s public colleges and universities are demanding masks. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – All public colleges and universities in Kentucky will need masks indoors this fall semester. The move was announced in a joint statement from the presidents of four-year universities in Kentucky, the …

By TOM LATEK, Kentucky today FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Students at all of Kentucky’s public colleges and universities can expect to see a mask tenure in place, when classes begin for the fall semester. In a joint letter released Friday and signed by all the presidents of the state’s four-year public universities, the Kentucky Community …

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WSAZ) – All public colleges and universities in Kentucky require face coverings to be worn in all campus buildings. This applies to both vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals. A joint statement was released on Friday and signed by all presidents of Kentucky’s four-year public universities, the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, and the …

To follow the latest local news, subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and get news straight to your email every morning. GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – A union representing staff at UF and other universities is joining a lawsuit challenging a new state law. United Faculty of Florida is joining the lawsuit brought for the first …

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Public colleges and universities in Minnesota will require masks to be worn on campuses to help stop the spread of COVID-19 as the delta variant of the virus increases. The University of Minnesota said Monday it will require all students, employees and visitors to its five campuses to wear masks indoors from …

Ohio has a new law that toughens penalties for those convicted of hazing on state college campuses. Now the public colleges themselves are taking action to prevent hazing. The Interuniversity Council, which represents Ohio’s public universities, has what it says is a zero-tolerance approach to hazing. It includes, among other things, the automatic dismissal of …

During the uncertainty of the pandemic, a large number of students opted for a gap year. This sent a wave of ripples through higher education institutions, and colleges have now devised new methods to bounce back from an unusual year. Including all of its institutions, the New Hampshire university system has said the pandemic has …

Idaho’s eight public colleges and universities are using a new platform to make it easier for students to browse online courses shared between institutions. The selection of the new platform, announced on July 8, is the latest step in the public education system’s Online Idaho initiative, a multi-year plan to better manage resources and offerings …

Arizona State University announced its COVID-19 mitigation plans for a fall semester in person just two weeks ago. According to the plans, students would not have to be vaccinated against COVID-19. But those who chose not to submit proof of vaccination to ASU would be required to participate in COVID tests twice a week, wear …

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis on Tuesday signed a law that requires public colleges to assess their level of “intellectual freedom and diversity of viewpoints,” among other things. Groups of professors have criticized the new law as unnecessary and potentially frightening. Florida’s more than three dozen public colleges and universities will need to determine “to what …

The cost of a four-year degree from a Colorado public school is now astronomical. The University of Colorado and Colorado State University estimate tuition, tuition, accommodation, and books to be approximately $ 30,000 for the academic year. A Colorado student who graduates in four years will have spent $ 120,000. Tuition fees should have increased …

State University of New York at Oneonta was closed to visitors until January of this year. Normally, those who visit in the fall are likely candidates in the spring (or the following spring). Karen Brown, executive director of admissions, said Oneonta had tried doing remote visits and interacting with applicants online, but it was not …

The cost of a four-year degree from a Colorado public school is now astronomical. The University of Colorado and Colorado State University estimate the cost of tuition, tuition, accommodation, and books to be approximately $ 30,000 for the academic year. A Colorado student who graduates in four years will have spent $ 120,000. Tuition fees …

Each summer, the admissions process continues well beyond May 1, which is the official date for students to respond to offers they have received to register in the fall. Small and medium-sized private colleges take advantage of the summer to recruit and admit students. And they’ve never done it more than this year. The National …

In the United States, over the past 10 years, our university system has been in jeopardy. This for a wide variety of reasons. On the one hand, tuition fees for students have increased, while the quality of education provided by universities has remained the same. In many ways, the quality of that education has actually …

As colleges begin to plan for their return to in-person learning in the fall, the college admissions season is well underway. Students wishing to enter university currently have access to the financial aid essential to access university. This year, nearly 20 million new and old students will apply for federal financial aid through the Free …

INDIANAPOLIS, June 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Indiana the legislature voted to allow high school students, from or outside Indiana, to receive university credits through the AS and A Level exams of Cambridge Assessment International Education (Cambridge International). With this new policy change in accordance with the House Enrolled Act 1549, all public …

A new report ranks states on their public higher education options, and Connecticut is near the top of the list. Seventh of its kind, a recent SmartAsset analysis of data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System 2018-2019 compared state four-year public universities on five metrics: undergraduate graduation rate, net price average, student / professor …

Colorado Governor Jared Polis this week signed a law banning inheritance preferences, which favor children or other parents of alumni, in admissions by public colleges and universities in the State. “Just because your parents or grandparents” went to one of the state colleges, a student “could take the place of someone more worthy,” Polis, a …

When someone applies for college admission, there is often a box or section on the application that asks about any family members who have attended college – maybe a parent. or a cousin. It’s called “legacy,” and for decades it has given American applicants a head start in admissions. But more at Colorado public colleges. …

By Patty Nieberg, The Associated Press / Report for America Colorado Governor Jared Polis on Tuesday signed a bill making the state a leader in the national effort to ban inherited admissions to public colleges and universities. Prateek Dutta, Colorado policy director for Democrats for Education Reform, who pitched the idea for the bill to …

The board of trustees of public colleges and universities in Utah wants schools in the state to celebrate Juneteenth, which honors the end of slavery in the United States. A resolution to support and celebrate Juneteenth within Utah’s higher education system was unanimously approved on Friday. It “recognizes that failure to affirm and celebrate the …

America’s Best Public Colleges Obtaining a university degree is an investment with considerable benefits. Adults with a high school diploma earn an average of $ 32,000 more per year than those with a high school diploma. This increase in income can mean a big difference in the quality of life, ranging from the ability to …

New York state’s public colleges and universities will require coronavirus vaccinations for all students returning to campus this fall, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (DN.Y.) announced Monday. During briefing, Cuomo said the mandate of the State University of New York (SUNY) and the City University of New York (CUNY) is part of a larger effort to increase …

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at a press conference. | Spencer Platt / AP Photo New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that State University of New York and City University of New York will require Covid-19 vaccination for students returning this fall, assuming the federal government approves fully vaccines. “If you have to …

Bastion of higher education and innovation, Rice University has not lacked awards and appearances on the “best-of” lists. Today, a new report ranks Houston’s Ivy League of the South one of the best academic institutions for the dollar. In a recent ranking, Princeton Review Says Rice No. 10 on the nation’s best value for money …

The average Texas student loan debt is approaching $ 33,000. So, it’s no wonder that students and parents in Texas diligently search for the best-value colleges. In a way, the flagship University of Texas at Austin campus offers the best value among Lone Star State public colleges. In a recent ranking, Princeton Review declares UT …

Students Respond to Possible COVID Vaccine Requirement Posted April 30, 2021 through Hunter Britt | Capital Information Service COVID-19 vaccine administered Photo courtesy of Capital News Service RICHMOND, Virginia – Colleges in Virginia are starting to announce mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policies in the fall following advice from the state attorney general that higher education institutions …

With state in phase 2, Northam lifts more restrictions Posted April 26, 2021 through Kate andrews COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Richmond International Raceway in Henrico County, March 2021. Photo courtesy of Henrico County As more Virginians get vaccinated, the attorney general has issued an opinion concluding that the state’s public colleges and universities may …

Staff and management at various private colleges in the district that receive state government grants share mixed views about the government’s proposed reduction in aid. The state government, through a GO dated April 6, proposed the withdrawal of grants to private colleges and also suggested the voluntary resumption of colleges wishing to be resumed. An …

Missouri public colleges will be able to increase tuition fees without any restrictions previously set by the state under a proposal the State House passed Tuesday. Colleges were faced with decline in state funding for decades. Supporters argued that the move would give colleges the option of raising tuition fees, on the understanding that an …

Missouri public colleges will be able to increase tuition without any restrictions previously set by the state under a proposal the State House passed on Tuesday. The colleges have faced decline in state funding for decades. Proponents argued that the move would give colleges the option of raising tuition, with the understanding that an exorbitant …