(BOISE, ID) – The state Board of Education has approved a tuition hike for Idaho’s public universities. Students at Idaho State will see a tuition increase of 4.5 percent this fall, while students at Boise State will face a 6.9 percent increase. Officials say the adjustment will raise an additional $10.6 million in revenue statewide, with an estimated $8.2 million going to Boise State. This marks the 14th consecutive year of tuition hikes of at least four percent or more among the state’s public universities.
Nate Eaton and Stephan Rockefeller, EastIdahoNews.com