January 31, 2014
by Priscilla Wood-Parker - CER | email@example.com | 336.758.5237
The Wake Forest University Board of Trustees approved raising undergraduate tuition by 3.25 percent for the 2014-2015 academic year during its winter meeting on Jan. 31.
This is the smallest percentage increase in more than 30 years and the fifth year in a row the University has kept the tuition increase below 4 percent.
Undergraduate tuition will increase from the current $44,200 to $45,638 next year.
“Preserving our tradition as a place of opportunity is very important to Wake Forest,” said President Nathan O. Hatch. “As part of our continual efforts to ensure access to a high-quality academic experience, providing increased financial aid to hardworking students, regardless of their ability to finance their education, is a top priority of Wake Will: the Campaign for Wake Forest.”
With changes in room, board and other fees, the overall cost of attendance is expected to increase 3.8 percent to $62,538.
About Wake Forest University
Wake Forest University combines the best traditions of a small liberal arts college with the resources of a large research university. Founded in 1834, the school is located in Winston-Salem, N.C. The University’s graduate school of arts and sciences, divinity school, and nationally ranked schools of law, medicine and business enrich our intellectual environment. Learn more about Wake Forest University at www.wfu.edu.
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