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Iowa State presents tuition hike proposal

AMES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa State president Greg Geoffroy has presented a proposal that would hike tuition and fees for resident undergraduate students by 4.2%.

The proposed increase, which Geoffroy presented to the Iowa Board of Regents on Wednesday, would be for the 2009-10 academic year.

Geoffroy says the increase for resident undergrads would translate to about $270.

Graduate students would also face a 4.2 tuition rate increase under the proposal. Nonresident student would see their tuition increase by 2.8%.


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