19 février 2017

Legislators looking at endowments to supplement higher ed budget cuts

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. During his campaign, President Donald Trump’s answer to the populist demand for lower college tuition was for the universities to get up off their billions in endowments and aim some of that money towards lowering costs for students. More...

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Missouri higher ed no exception for funding cuts

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Once again, Missouri state lawmakers are proposing steep budget cuts for higher education. If you think that sounds like nothing new, you'd be right. More...

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01 février 2017

HEFCE to invest £10.7 million per year for university museums, galleries and collections

Résultat de recherche d'images pour HEFCE will fund 33 higher education museums, galleries and collections which provide a unique and significant contribution to research and scholarship. More...

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29 janvier 2017

Budget Fun at the University of Ottawa

Résultat de recherche d'images pour By Alex Usher. Back in early December, the Ottawa Citizen reported on a controversy at the University of Ottawa.  Basically, the story was that the University is facing a $20 million budget shortfall, the administration is consulting re: how to cut its budget and some people are very upset with some of the proposed solutions. More...

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27 janvier 2017

Colleges with small budgets: No problem

University Business LogoBy Kate West. Many second-year-experience programs work with only a few thousand dollars in their coffers. Leaders of these initiatives forge partnerships with other departments to curb spending and help students pick majors, choose the right study abroad program or connect with faculty through advising and social events. More...

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09 janvier 2017

Les missions d’enseignement, de recherche, de référence et d’innovation – MERRI

Dans le cadre de la tarification à l’activité (T2A), la participation des établissements de santé aux missions d’enseignement, de recherche, de référence et d’innovation est financée via des dotations budgétaires spécifiques au titre de missions d’intérêt général (MERRI).
Parmi ces MERRI, celles relatives à la recherche, à l’innovation et à certaines activités de référence regroupent en 2016. Voir l'article...

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08 janvier 2017

State budget cuts disproportionately hit low-income, minority college students

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. When a state budget impasse drained money from public universities and colleges in Illinois beginning in 2015, some were forced to lay off hundreds of employees, shorten their semesters, even warn they might shut down. Enrollment plummeted. Credit ratings fell to junk status. More...

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29 décembre 2016

Colleges examining expenses, getting strategic about revenue

University Business LogoBy UB Staff. Keeping student tuition and fees down is the top priority for 2017 selected by campus CFOs and other finance department administrators in a UB survey—yet tuition revenue and nontuition student fees are the biggest anticipated funding categories for the coming year. More...

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18 décembre 2016

A Wish List for Budget 2017

Résultat de recherche d'images pour By Alex Usher. A few days ago someone asked me what my wish list would be for the federal 2017 budget.  The science/innovation part of my answer will take a couple of posts to summarize (I’ll start addressing some of the issues related to the Science and Innovation Agendas over the next few days); but today I thought I’d give you my thoughts on the student aid part of the equation. More...

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17 décembre 2016

New model for school funding that won’t break the budget

The ConversationBy  and . Funding schools according to the needs of their students is something of a Holy Grail in Australia: something that we want very much but that has been very hard to achieve. More...

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