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The Expansion Of The Pay-As-You-Earn Student Loan System

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Ohio’s college graduates carry an average of $29,000 in student loan debt, according to The Institute for College Access and Success. So President Obama’s recent call to expand the already existing Pay-As-You-Earn, or PAYE, plan by basing monthly payments on borrowers’ incomes could offer some breathing room to those struggling with that debt, said Randy… Read More

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Tuition Increases At More Than Half Of Ohio’s State-Funded Universities

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Editor's note: Ohio University administration announced a plan to recommend raising tuition 1.5 percent for the 2014-15 academic year. The school's Board of Trustees will vote on the matter at its June meetings. After approving a 2 percent tuition increase last week, The University of Akron became the latest state school to raise prices for the… Read More