NKU Board approves tuition increase

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY (FOX19) - The Board of Regents at Northern Kentucky University has approved 2.7 percent tuition increase for resident undergraduate students.

That amounts to $9 per credit hour.

In-state students will pay $108 more per semester this fall for a total of $4,044. Tuition will remain stable at $6,276 per semester for residents of Ohio and Indiana. Residents from other states will pay $216 more per semester for a total of $8,088.

The Council on Postsecondary Education capped tuition increases for the fall at 3 percent.

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