Tuition Increase


Gov. Scott May Veto Tuition Increase

Gov. Rick Scott hinted Friday that he is considering vetoing a 3 percent tuition increase as he considers the budget lawmakers sent him this week.

CBS Miami–05/10/2013


House To Propose College Tuition Increase

Florida parents whose children attend a state college or university may want to call or send an email to their representative.


(Source: CBS)

Scott’s Education Task Force Considers Tuition Increases

A higher education task force formed by Gov. Rick Scott is discussing a number of proposals, including higher tuition and different rates depending on a student’s academic field, before they make their final recommendations.



Florida Supreme Court Takes Up College Tuition Rates

Who has the authority to set tuition rates at Florida’s 12 public universities – the Legislature or the Board of Governors?
On Thursday, the Florida Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in this matter.


(Source: CBS4)

FIU Tuition Now The Highest Among State Universities

It will now be a lot more costly for students to attend a popular Miami-Dade County university.



Fla. Board Approves Differing University Tuition Increases

A splintered Florida Board of Governors approved a variety of tuition increases for 11 of the state’s 12 public universities following a chaotic meeting that featured changing votes and shifting coalitions.



Board Votes To Increase Florida Universities’ Tuition

Florida’s Board of Governors voted Thursday that the state’s public universities should be allowed to raise their tuition.


(Source: CBS)

State Universities Want Maximum Tuition Increase

Nearly every state university plans to ask the Florida Board of Governors for the maximum tuition increase this year of 15 percent.


Florida Capitol

FSU, UF Tuition Bill Headed To Gov. Scott

A bill that would allow Florida State University and the University of Florida raise tuition above the current 15 percent a year cap is on its way to Gov. Rick Scott’s desk for his signature.



UF & FSU Given Wide Latitude To Raise Tuition

The Florida House of Representatives has approved a plan to give Florida’s two major research universities, the University of Florida and Florida State University, wide power to raise tuition.