Tuition and fees at Connecticut’s four state universities will increase by an average of $291 per semester in the fall.
The mask mandate at all 17 CSCU campuses will switch to “mask-optional” everywhere, including classrooms, starting April 4.
Masks will still be required in classrooms, labs and studios, but in most campus settings, masks will be “recommended” as of Friday.
CSCU leaders say increasing labor costs, running out of federal funds and declining enrollment are some of the reasons for the tuition hike.
The Connecticut State Colleges and University system announced that it will begin the spring 2022 semester as originally scheduled.
Connecticut State Colleges and Universities have joined the University of Connecticut in requiring all employees to receive COVID vaccines.
The COVID vaccines are authorized for “emergency use,” making the legality of mandates murky
The surveys would be conducted every two years.
Mark E. Ojakian, the political operative who became president of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system, persisted where academics failed.
UConn President Thomas Katsouleas warned Wednesday it will be an “academic semester … unlike anything we have seen previously.”
There’s a growing sense Congress should do more to tackle college debt, but no consensus on what should be done.
Financial stress and uncertainty are facing both students and college officials as they anticipate reopening.
The CARES Act will help colleges with unexpected expenses. But education advocates say it’s not enough.
‘For many workers, staying home from work means losing your paycheck or losing your job,’ said DeLauro.
What to do about the huge amount of college debt that is burdening young Americans is emerging as a significant issue in the 2020 elections.