Settling the Gap<br />Rising Tuition Costs at UTEP<br />
Why do Tuition Costs Rise?<br />Public institutions are heavily funded by subsides<br />States distribute the funds, which...
Advantages<br />Raising UTEP tuition from the point of view of the school<br />
Advantages<br />Usually when paying higher tuition, you are paying for better teachers and their salary<br />If students p...
Disadvantages<br />Rising tuition at UTEP from the point of view of the student<br />
Disadvantages<br />Creates an added stress to the student<br />Students will more likely be in debt<br />Some of the added...
The Solution<br />To rising UTEP tuition costs<br />
Solutions<br /><ul><li>Have a meeting with students and faculty to discuss all issues and clear the air
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  1. 1. Settling the Gap<br />Rising Tuition Costs at UTEP<br />
  2. 2. Why do Tuition Costs Rise?<br />Public institutions are heavily funded by subsides<br />States distribute the funds, which are collected taxes, on a priority basis<br />If, for example, the state gives more funds to K-12 there are less funds for colleges<br />Therefore, if funding drops tuition rises<br />
  3. 3. Advantages<br />Raising UTEP tuition from the point of view of the school<br />
  4. 4. Advantages<br />Usually when paying higher tuition, you are paying for better teachers and their salary<br />If students pay higher tuition they will be less likely to “coast” and more likely to strive for good grades<br />Higher tuition allows for students to use facilities and services for no charge<br />UTEP’s goal is Tier 1 status<br />
  5. 5. Disadvantages<br />Rising tuition at UTEP from the point of view of the student<br />
  6. 6. Disadvantages<br />Creates an added stress to the student<br />Students will more likely be in debt<br />Some of the added cost are for athletics, which most students are less concerned with<br />There are a lot of other costs such a books that put more strain on a student<br />
  7. 7. The Solution<br />To rising UTEP tuition costs<br />
  8. 8. Solutions<br /><ul><li>Have a meeting with students and faculty to discuss all issues and clear the air
  9. 9. Hopefully, settle on a reasonable increase for both parties
  10. 10. Research what organizations or programs can handle and sustain a budget cost
  11. 11. Rally UTEP students, teachers, organizations, and clubs to search for more private funding to help deter the cost to students</li>

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