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Administration reacts to Gov. Nixon’s budget cuts

Most businesses wouldn’t consider a 7 percent cut from their budget a victory, but Missouri Western isn’t most businesses. In reaction to the cut from state funds, Western will be raising tuition somewhere in the 10 percent range. The Columbia Tribune reported that the schools in the University of Missouri system will be raising their tuition an average of 5.8... Read More

Western administration mulling possible tuition increase

Senate Bill 389 may be keeping tuition costs down but it may also be limiting the quality of Missouri Western’s education and tying the hands of administration. Gov. Jay Nixon has proposed cutting the budget for higher education for the second year in a row. This time, the proposal will reduce the state allocation by seven percent. Western Board of... Read More