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Purdue University freezing tuition for 8th straight year

Posted: 9:54 PM, Feb 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-18 21:54:42-05
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WEST LAFAYETTE — For the eighth straight straight year Purdue university is freezing tuition, the university announced Monday.

The tuition costs will be the same for the 2020-2021 academic year as it was in 2012.

Indiana residents will continue to pay less than $10,000 a year in tuition.

Also announced today, West Lafayette campus staff making less than $75,000 a year will get a one-time $500 appreciation payment spring 2019. That is 83% of non-faculty employees.

The university will also offer a 2.5% merit raise pool for West Lafayette faculty and staff for the fiscal year beginning July 1.