tuition http://kvpr.org en UC's Napolitano Calls for 2014-15 Tuition Freeze http://kvpr.org/post/ucs-napolitano-calls-2014-15-tuition-freeze <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">University of California students could see a third straight year without a tuition increase.&nbsp; New </span>UC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> President Janet Napolitano says she hopes to extend the current tuition freeze through the 2014-15 school year.&nbsp; Ben Adler has more on Napolitano’s first </span>UC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Regents meeting as president Wednesday.</span></p><p>Six weeks into her new job, the former Arizona governor and Secretary of Homeland Security is putting forth a four-pronged agenda.&nbsp; First: a tuition freeze.</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:25:41 +0000 Ben Adler - Capital Public Radio 24513 at http://kvpr.org UC's Napolitano Calls for 2014-15 Tuition Freeze Bills Allowing Vets to Pay In-State College Tuition Move Forward http://kvpr.org/post/bills-allowing-vets-pay-state-college-tuition-move-forward <p>Military veterans new to California would be allowed to pay in-state tuition in the state’s colleges and universities under competing bills now making their way through the legislature.</p><p>One bill would waive the in-state tuition eligibility rule that requires veterans to be stationed in California at least one year before being honorably discharged. &nbsp;Assembly member Sharon Quirk-Silva is one of the bill’s co-authors. She says it would save some vets from crushing debt.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 01:14:30 +0000 Max Pringle 19599 at http://kvpr.org Bills Allowing Vets to Pay In-State College Tuition Move Forward