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Tuition Hiked At State-Owned Universities, As Legislature Fails To Act On Budget

State schools are going to see a tuition hike come fall.

07/10/2015

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Board Of Governors Freezes Tuition At State-Owned Universities, But There’s A Catch

The board that oversees Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities is endorsing a tuition freeze sought by Gov. Tom Wolf.

04/09/2015

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Cal U’s $850K Renovation On President’s Residence Draws Criticism

Thousands of dollars for a tub, tens of thousands for draperies and a few thousand more for Italian marble tile.

02/06/2015

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Some Local Students Turning To ‘Sugar Daddies’ To Help Pay For College

College can be really expensive and sometimes, working a traditional job to pay for those expenses isn’t necessarily going to cut it.

02/04/2015

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More Local Female College Students Signing Up With “Sugar Daddy” Websites

A new report says more and more young women attending college in the Pittsburgh area are signing up with controversial “Sugar Daddy” websites to help fund their education and avoid student loans.

01/13/2015

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Students Have Pick Of Colleges Thanks To Drop In Enrollment

After decades of runaway tuition costs — the tables may finally be turning.

11/14/2014

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14 Presidents Of Pa. State Schools Get Raises

As college students struggle to pay tuition and pay off student loans, college presidents in Pennsylvania state schools are doing pretty well.

10/30/2014

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Pa. State-Owned Schools See 3 Percent Tuition Jump

Students at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities will see tuition increase by about 3 percent in the coming school year.

07/08/2014

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PASSHE Chancellor Worries Bill Could Splinter School System

A bill that would let universities leave the state system of higher education is expected next week in the state legislature.

03/07/2014

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PSU Trustees Say Tentative Settlements Made With Sandusky Victims

Penn State’s Board of Trustees says several tentative settlements have been made with men who claim they were sexually abused by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

07/12/2013

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Tuition Going Up This Fall At Pa. State Universities

Tuition is going up this fall at the state’s 14 public universities.

07/09/2013

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Countless Scholarships Available To Help Pay For College

If you’re worried about how you are going to pay for college, you’re not alone. However, there is help out there in the form of scholarships. There are plenty out there for varying amounts, but you need to find them and apply.

03/14/2013

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Many Parents Risking Retirement Funds To Send Kids To College

It’s a dilemma that many parents face – how to help fund a child’s college education. But with tuition costs so high, financial advisors worry that parents may be risking their own retirement to help their kids.

02/07/2013

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PHEAA Warns Parents Of College-Bound Students To Be Wary

It’s time for many parents to apply for financial aid to pay for their children’s college tuition, but a state education agency is warning that it’s also a time when many are taken in by scams.

02/06/2013

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Pitt Makes Cut Among Best Value Schools In Country

Selecting a school can be a tough decision. To help make that decision, the Princeton Review has just released its list of the best value colleges and Pitt made the list.

02/06/2013

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