in-state tuition http://wesa.fm en Penn State Cuts Law School Tuition in Half for Some Students http://wesa.fm/post/penn-state-cuts-law-school-tuition-half-some-students <p>If you live in Pennsylvania and want to attend law school at Penn State, you can receive a 50 percent discount in tuition.</p><p>Faced with a 17.5 percent decline in first year enrollment at its Dickinson School of Law, Penn State is now offering a $20,000 renewable grant for in-state students who enroll in fall 2014.</p><p>“This is not a program designed to entice people in the door,” said Interim Dean James Houck. “If a person is admitted according to our standards which we are upholding and maintaining, they would be entitled to it for the three years they are in school.”</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:41:17 +0000 Kevin Gavin 20445 at http://wesa.fm Undocumented Students Urge State Lawmakers to Grant Them In-State Tuition http://wesa.fm/post/undocumented-students-urge-state-lawmakers-grant-them-state-tuition <p>Undocumented students gathered at the state Capitol Tuesday to urge lawmakers to grant them in-state tuition at Pennsylvania’s 18 state-owned and state-supported universities, citing their struggles to advance their education after high school without the same help afforded their peers.<br><br>Carina Ambartsoumian, 25, said her parents came to the United States from the former Soviet Union in 1993, fleeing religious persecution and hoping to attain refugee status. She said her family’s papers were not recognized by the newly independent Ukraine after the Soviet Union dissolved.<br> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:31:51 +0000 Mary Wilson 4111 at http://wesa.fm