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Natural Light’s unnatural solution to the student debt crisis

Natural Light, other private companies generously aid with student loan repayment — but is that a solution for this problem?

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New tuition hike leaves out-of-state students behind

In attempting to focus on Wisconsin residents, UW risks discouraging out-of-state applicants

UW-Madison Campus

UW calls for non-resident tuition hike

Tuition increase would generate $16.1 million in funding

UW-Madison Campus

Bucky’s Tuition Promise program fills monetary gap for low-income students in first year

Around one in five UW freshmen are impacted by new program

News

Parents, students paying larger share of college costs, study finds

Families paid 34 percent of children's college education from 2017 to 2018, 11 percent jump from prior year

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Bucky Promise takes first step in rejecting exploitative, inaccessible education system

Students should be supported as they enter competitive job markets, not seen as money-making commodities

State of Wisconsin

Bipartisan bill proposes free tuition for foster children

Legislation would eliminate costs for students for 12 semesters, until age 25

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To combat low university employment, UW must commit to putting student needs first

UW is losing its workforce to more attractive off-campus options, and it's time for them to raise wages if they hope to keep a viable employee base

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GOP tax reform hits closer to home than students think

Education is a privilege that, because of the tax reform, will become much less accessible for middle, lower class families, students

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New York stands as beacon of hope for debt-ridden college students nationwide

Low-cost or even free college would greatly increase accessibility of higher education for students of lower socio-economic status