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William Peace University won't raise costs in 2013-14

Posted April 18, 2013

— Students at William Peace University will not pay more for tuition or room and board in the 2013-14 academic year, the school announced Thursday. 

The freeze is part of the school's continuing efforts to make college affordable to students. William Peace University announced a tuition freeze in the fall.

“It is our primary focus to equip students for their professional career, but the only way to ensure that it takes place is by establishing a system that addresses the financial considerations of students today," president Debra M. Townsley said in a statement. "Our economy is improving, but is still a challenge for most Americans. We hope that the tuition, housing and board freeze will better assist students throughout the learning process.”

The school's enrollment grew 9 percent in 2012-13 and now has 791 students. New student enrollment increased by 82 percent in the current academic year.

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  • Obamacare survives Apr 18, 11:28 a.m.

    If anything. those students should receive a discount for the serial sex offender they let on campus recently.