Board of Governors
In an effort to keep tuition costs down, Gov. Scott plans to tie state universities’ money to how well they do on helping students get a job.
An agreement has been reached by an education task force assembled by Gov. Scott regarding how to lower tuition costs.
The Florida Panthers are coming off a division winning season and have real momentum for the future of a franchise that has been an also-ran in recent years. But, that enthusiasm may be gone before it starts thanks to a labor fight in the NHL.
The Florida Board of Governors confirmed the selection of Florida A&M University Provost and Vice President Larry Robinson as the interim head of FAMU.
It will now be a lot more costly for students to attend a popular Miami-Dade County university.
Florida’s Board of Governors voted Thursday that the state’s public universities should be allowed to raise their tuition.
To the delight of students struggling to pay for college, Gov. Rick Scott vetoed a bill Friday that would have allowed the University of Florida and Florida State University to increase tuition by virtually unlimited amounts.
Who has the authority to set fees and increase tuition at the state’s universities? The Legislature or the state’s Board of Governors.
Scores of students from Florida’s 11 public universities rallied in front of the old Capitol building in Tallahassee urging lawmakers to stop annual tuition increases.
A 12th state university in Florida may be on the horizon after the Board of Governors approved a set of benchmarks Wednesday night.