GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) _ Tuition and fees are going up at Garden City Community College.
The Garden City Telegram reports that GCCC trustees voted Tuesday to increase tuition, fees, room and board for the 2014-15 school year.
Beginning this fall, there will be a $2-per-credit-hour increase in tuition and a $3-per-credit-hour increase in student fees. In-state tuition and fees will go from $80 to $85 per credit hour; border state tuition and fees will increase from $94 to $99 per credit hour, and out-of-state tuition and fees will increase from $99 to $104 per credit hour.
Trustees also approved a hike in room rates, pushing dorm rates from $1,100 to $1,150 per semester for double occupancy rooms.
Of the 19 community colleges in Kansas, GCCC is the fifth lowest in tuition and fees.