NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — There will be no increase in tuition or room and board rates at Illinois State University for upcoming academic year.
The rates that Illinois State trustees set Friday include an increase in mandatory student fees, which will go up 12% from the 2018-2019 academic year to about $92 per credit hour. School officials say the additional revenue will fund “academic enhancement needs, especially technology and facilities.” Overall it will cost full-time students about $24,680 to attend ISU, including health insurance.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
New in-state undergraduate students this fall will pay $384.13 in tuition per credit hour. They will pay that rate through summer 2023.READ MORE: Northwestern Alums Create 'The Seeker,' A Highly Accurate Football Thrower They Call A Robotic QB
Separately trustees at their Friday meeting approved improvements to the school’s Bone Student Center, Julian Hall and Watterson Towers.MORE NEWS: Cariacature Artist, Substitute Teacher Says She Keeps Trying To Reach Illinois Unemployment Office -- Only To Have Calls Dropped
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