Central Michigan University is reporting that attendance was up roughly 20 percent this summer for the school’s annual “College Days” events.
A new study shows Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie has Michigan’s lowest net-tuition rate for public universities.
The recent study conducted by the U.S. Department of Education ranked LSSU first among the state’s 15 public universities for net-tuition costs.
Davenport University announced on Thursday they’ll begin to restructure several of their mid-Michigan locations.
Some of those changes includes a merger of the Flint and Kalamazoo campus with local community colleges, such as Mott Community College in Flint.
That merger will take place this fall.
State lawmakers could consider adding new penalties for universities that hike tuition above the state’s cap on tuition increases.
This year, lawmakers set that cap at 3.2 percent.
Gov. Rick Snyder, Michigan First Lady Sue Snyder, and sexual assault survivors spoke with reporters during Monday’s Campus Sexual Assault Summit in Lansing.
For the first time, Michigan will spend general fund dollars to prevent sexual assault on college campuses.
As potential presidential candidates start to gear up for the 2016 election, both parties have made it clear they want to target young voters.
A population that can be challenging to reach.
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Central Michigan University is one of the 25 schools in the nation to receive a grant for a project for nontraditional transfer students.
Officials said the pilot program would allow certain transfer students, to transfer credits from a wider array of institutions potentially including credits from free or low-cost institutions.
CMU is the only recipient in Michigan to be awarded a grant for the ACE Alternative Credit Project.
The American Council on Education Alternative Credit Project awarded a total of $1.86 million to schools. CMU Global Campus officials said they received a $10,000 grant.
Many of the accepted transfer schools are low or no cost institutions.
In the eyes of a traditional high school senior, the new year means it’s time to apply to their favorite schools… but what they may not know is it’s also time to apply for financial aid to keep them there.
Governor Rick Snyder has signed legislation that forbids athletes at public universities in Michigan from organizing a union. It was one of 17 bills signed today by the governor.
New flight destinations may be in store for Chippewa County International Airport following a recent marketing survey.
The two week study was conducted by a marketing research class from Lake Superior State University.
12 students were divided into subgroups and used patron demographics to look at things like the demand for additional flight destinations, satisfaction rates and parking.
A bill creating a permanent college endowment fund for foster children was approved by the state House this week, and is now on it’s way to the Senate.
Kathy Lockhart is the coordinator for foster programs at Eagle Village in Osceola County.
She said young people in foster care are often excited when they start pursuing higher education, but they can easily become overwhelmed.
We’ve heard of blood drive challenges between Michigan colleges and universities as a way to show school spirit.
Central Michigan University is searching for a new Dean of its College of Medicine. Continue reading
Earlier this year we told you about Central Michigan University’s plan to provide mobile health care to Michigan. Continue reading
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More than 1,000 K-12 students are heading to Central Michigan University this weekend for a statewide competition called “Destination Imagination.”
When you think of what drives Michigan’s economy, you think of the automobile industry. But according to a report, higher education is an industry that is becoming just as important.
Michigan colleges are joining an effort to create new opportunities for the state’s older workforce.
Former community college students are being surprised with a new tool they can use for their future, an associate degree.