Snyder's proposed budget includes 6.1% increase for universities

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Wed February 5, 2014

Snyder's proposed budget includes 6.1% increase for universities

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To qualify for the increase, universities will have to hold tuition increases to 3.2% and meet certain performance criteria
Lansing Gov. Rick Snyder today will call for a 6.1 percent boost in state support for universities, the largest percentage increase of taxpayer support for higher education since 2001, The Detroit News has learned.