Governor’s budget puts double-digit tuition increases on the table

December 12, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

PSU Vanguard

By Chris May

December 3, 2018

Oregon’s seven public universities are facing potential hiring freezes, double-digit tuition increases and cuts to services after the office of Oregon Gov. Kate Brown delivered a budget proposal Nov. 28.

The proposal includes lower-than-anticipated funding for higher education. Collectively, Oregon universities asked the state for $120 million in additional funds to maintain current service levels until 2021. The amount of additional funding proposed by the governor’s office? Zero.

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