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Bill Would Let Students Earn Tuition With Community Service

Some good news for Texas families worried about paying for college. A bill filed in the state legislature would give high school students the opportunity to earn tuition credit for doing certain community service work.

CBSDFW.COM–11/14/2012

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TCU Raises Tuition Rates For 2013

TCU undergraduate students can expect to pay 5.8 percent more in tuition for the 2013-2014 academic year, according to a school press release.

11/14/2012

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Perry Calls For 4-Year Tuition Freeze For Freshmen

Governor Rick Perry has formally pitched a four-year tuition freeze for incoming college freshmen and renewed his call for bachelor’s degrees costing $10,000 or less, including books.

10/01/2012

Texas Gov. Rick Perry addresses the the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. Thousands of conservative activists are attending the annual gathering in the nation's capital.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Perry To Unveil Plan For Soaring Education Costs

Gov. Rick Perry is expected to outline his latest efforts to rein in soaring higher education costs in Texas.

10/01/2012

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Plan Would Reduce TEXAS Grant Payments

Texas could help more poor students afford college if it capped the amount awarded under the TEXAS Grant financial aid program, state lawmakers were told Wednesday.

09/12/2012

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Tuition Increase & County Tax Hike Funds For DCCCD

Folks who live in Dallas County will be paying a little more for property taxes next year. The extra funds will help pay for county community colleges.

09/07/2012

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Simple Tips Add Up To Big College Tuition Savings

A North Texas family is sending their son to college, but they don’t want to send any more money than they have to.

08/08/2012

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Perry Calls UT Tuition Freeze A “Good Message”

Governor Rick Perry said Tuesday that the University of Texas at Austin’s tuition freeze sent a “good message” about not raising college costs.

05/15/2012

The University of Texas tower reaches high into the skies of Austin. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Texas & Texas A&M Consider Tuition Rate Hikes

Regents for the Texas A&M University and University of Texas systems are poised to raise tuition rates at most of their campuses starting next fall.

05/01/2012

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Texas To Tweak Tuition Rule For Illegal Immigrants

The Texas law allowing some illegal immigrants to pay in-state college tuition rates is set to be tweaked to remind those students of their pledge to seek legal status.

01/26/2012

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UT Panel Recommends 2.6-Percent Tuition Hike

Tuition could be going up at the University of Texas at Austin. A tuition advisory panel has recommended raising in-state student tuition by 2.6 percent for each of the next two years.

11/29/2011

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Colleges Making Student Costs Easier To Figure Out

Universities are now required to offer additional tools to help students and their families estimate the cost associated with an education.

11/04/2011

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