Marquette Wire

Students petition to keep tuition low

Melanie Lawder

January 29, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

After Marquette announced a tuition increase of $1,390 for the 2013-14 academic year last week, many students are not happy. Tyler Martell, a junior in the College of Arts & Sciences, is particularly upset about the new...

Van Boxtel and Neidhardt reflect on semester as MUSG leaders

Ben Greene

December 6, 2012

Filed under News

Marquette Student Government President Arica Van Boxtel and Executive Vice President Bill Neidhardt are finishing up their first full semester as the head executives of the organization. Van Boxtel, a senior in the College...

Result of election will impact federal tuition aid

Seamus Doyle

November 6, 2012

Filed under News

With Marquette tuition for the 2012-2013 academic year priced at $32,810 and total federal aid awarded to Marquette students for the 2010-2011 academic year at more than $7.5 million, according to Marquette's Office of Public...

MSOE to offer free graduate school for its undergrads next fall

Monique Collins

March 27, 2012

Filed under Featured, News

Students at the Milwaukee School of Engineering could be getting more bang for their buck next year, thanks to a new program offering them a graduation education for the low, low price of $0. Next fall semester, students who...

Marquette tuition increase imminent

Allison Kruschke

January 24, 2012

Filed under Featured, News

Tuition will increase next year by approximately $1,400, bringing the annual total to $32,810, announced University Vice President of Finance Chuck Lamb in a presentation to the Academic Senate on Monday, While the student...

Putting a price tag on education

Jeff Engel

March 2, 2010

Filed under Featured

A college education opens the portal to a new world of jobs. But that diploma comes at an increasingly steep price many simply cannot afford, especially in a struggling economy that has ruthlessly snatched away...

Dozens of colleges leap the $50,000 mark this year

Jennifer Zahn

November 12, 2009

Filed under Featured, News

What can you buy with $50,000? With that much money, you could go from 0 to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds in your new Ford Mustang GT500, purchase a parcel of land for real estate development, or enjoy 50,000 fruit and yogurt parfaits...

Michigan students can receive free tuition

Jennifer Zahn

September 22, 2009

Filed under News

College students in Michigan are crossing their fingers. Last week, Michigan Rep. Fred Durhal Jr. proposed a plan that would provide free undergraduate tuition to the majority of students in the state Durhal’s plan, named the ...