Purdue trustees taking up tuition freeze extension
The Journal & Courier reports the trustees will meet Thursday and Friday in West Lafayette with the tuition freeze extension on its agenda.
Daniels said he would request the tuition freeze extension through 2016 in an open letter posted on Purdue's website in January. He implemented the freeze shortly after arriving at Purdue in 2013. Under the freeze, in-state students pay $10,002 per year and out-of-state students pay $28,804.
The tuition freeze has been part of Daniels push to make the university more attractive and affordable for families.(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)