enrollment http://michiganradio.org en Facing lower enrollment numbers, Wayne State expands in-state tuition to Ontario and nearby states http://michiganradio.org/post/facing-lower-enrollment-numbers-wayne-state-expands-state-tuition-ontario-and-nearby-states <p>This week, Wayne State University announced plans that change what it means to be an "in-state" student at WSU.</p><p>Beginning in January, residents from Ontario or any of the other Great Lake states — Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — will now be eligible for in-state tuition prices at the Detroit-based university.</p><p>Or, at least, close to in-state tuition prices.</p><p>Under the new scheme, accepted undergraduate students from either the Canadian province or the neighboring states will now be offered the same lower tuition rate offered to Michigan residents — with an additional 10% tax added onto the reduced sticker price.</p><p>In short, these students may now save more than $11,000&nbsp;a semester.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 19:28:26 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 14997 at http://michiganradio.org Facing lower enrollment numbers, Wayne State expands in-state tuition to Ontario and nearby states Universities work toward effective social media strategies http://michiganradio.org/post/universities-work-toward-effective-social-media-strategies <p>Many colleges and universities are still trying to develop their social media strategy. A <a href="https://www.noellevitz.com/papers-research-higher-education/2010/2010-e-expectations-report">study</a> by <a href="https://www.noellevitz.com/">Noel-Levitz Higher Education Consultants</a> shows one in four potential students drops a school from their prospective list after a bad experience on the university&rsquo;s website.</p> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 19:52:39 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 3292 at http://michiganradio.org Universities work toward effective social media strategies