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WVSU not raising tuition, but meal plan, dorm charges increase | Education

West Virginia State University won’t be raising tuition next academic year, but charges for meal plans and dormitories and two other fees will increase.

The university’s Board of Governors approved these increases Friday, in a voice vote with no dissent:

  • The orientation fee for freshmen and transfer students will rise from $100 to $150;
  • The one-time application fee for graduate students will rise from $28 to $50;
  • Meal plans will increase from $2,267 to $2,562 per semester to $2,351 to $2,657; and
  • A $100 refundable dorm room damage and reservation deposit will no longer be refundable, so the already required
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$1,400 stimulus payments plus $300 monthly checks for parents in relief plan is ‘critical’: professor [Video]

The House of Representatives passed President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus plan on March 10. The legislation, called the American Rescue Plan, will head to the president’s desk for his signature on Friday in a final step before becoming law.

While most Americans are focused on getting their $1,400 stimulus checks, it’s the extension of the child tax credit in the relief legislation that really stands out as revolutionary policy, according to Pamela Stone, professor of sociology at Hunter College and Graduate Center, City University of New York, and author of the books “Opting Out” and “Opting Back In.”

The relief

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