Comments for: UMaine trustees approve tuition increase

Posted May 18, 2009, at 2 p.m.

BANGOR | University of Maine System trustees have approved a tuition increase of nearly 6 percent for the coming academic year. Chancellor Richard L. Pattenaude told trustees Monday that the system is cutting costs, but cost-cutting alone won’t be enough. He says the tuition increase, which averages 5.8 percent …

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