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UT regents approve increased tuition and fees

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Josh Peck, News Editor

January 21, 2020

Starting in Fall 2020, UTSA students on the traditional tuition rate plan will see an increase of 2.6%, or approximately $305.91, in their tuition and fees after the University of Texas (UT) System Board of Regents voted in Nov. 2019 to approve UTSA’s proposed increases. Students on the guaranteed ra...

Student fee increases proposed for Fall 2020

Graphic by Ethan Gullett

Joseph Torres

October 16, 2019

Proposals to increase various UTSA student fees have been recommended to the university. Only one of the student fees will require a referendum, which affords students the ability to vote on the proposed increase. The Library Resource Charge (LM01), currently $5 per semester credit hour (SCH), was...

Tuition and fee proposal to go before Board of Regents

President Taylor Eighmy addresses the fourth Tuition and Fee Proposal committee meeting/student forum on Nov. 13, 2017. Heather Montoya/The Paisano

Samuel De Leon

February 21, 2018

After UTSA students voted down the athletics and transportation fee vote, UTSA President Taylor Eighmy will present the university’s tuition request to the UT System Board of Regents on February 27. The proposal is the effort of the UTSA Tuition and Fees Committee, a 41 person council who met five...

Tuition rise

Tuition rise

Loy Fong

February 21, 2018

Sitting in on the Tuition and Fee Proposal committee, I got an interesting opportunity to see how UTSA tries to work out the complexities of what to prioritize. As the faculty’s and presenters’ least favorite committee member, due to my frequent questions and criticism, I’d like to relay what I...