- Judge: Dreamers can get in-state tuition in Arizona Updated: May-05-15 6:19 pm
PHOENIX - A judge says young immigrants granted deferred deportation status by the Obama administration are eligible for in-state college tuition.
- Victims of Havre stabbings are MSU-Northern students Updated: May-05-15 5:45 pm
HAVRE, Montana - Three Montana State University-Northern students were badly injured in a weekend stabbing at an off-campus apartment, Havre police said.
- Senate moves spending plans for state departments, education Updated: May-05-15 5:38 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Senate approved $53.9 billion in spending for state departments and education Tuesday, with plans that mostly follow the recommendations of Republican Gov. Rick Snyder.
- Education Dept. sees increase in campus sex crime reporting Updated: May-05-15 4:46 pm
WASHINGTON - The number of sex offenses on college campuses reported to the Education Department has nearly doubled over a five-year period.
- Incoming UMass president vows to increase online learning Updated: May-05-15 4:39 pm
BOSTON - Incoming University of Massachusetts President Marty Meehan is vowing to expand online learning at the five-campus system.
- U of Illinois plans to launch online MBA program Updated: May-05-15 3:47 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - The University of Illinois says it plans to launch an online-only MBA program early next year.
- Walker's UW proposal dead in Legislature; cuts debated Updated: May-05-15 3:20 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to give the University of Wisconsin System more independence from state law and oversight won't pass this year, while other flexibilities and the level of funding for higher education remain up for debate, co-chairs of the Legislature's powerful Joint Finance Committee said Tuesday.
- Mihalyo to resign as president of Davis & Elkins College Updated: May-05-15 1:44 pm
ELKINS, West Virginia - Dr. Michael Mihalyo Jr. has announced plans to leave Davis & Elkins College after serving as president for the past two years.
- UGA researcher leads project to improve blueberry processing Updated: May-05-15 12:22 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - An associate professor at the University of Georgia is trying to find a better way to harvest blueberries, the state's leading fruit crop.
- President of UMaine at Fort Kent is retiring in September Updated: May-05-15 11:43 am
FORT KENT, Maine - The president of the University of Maine at Fort Kent says he will retire in September after five years of service.
- Durbin wants debt relief for former Everest College students Updated: May-05-15 11:10 am
CHICAGO - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says students who attended Everest College in Chicago's suburbs should be eligible for federal debt relief.
- USM provost Wiesenburg returns to Marine Science faculty Updated: May-05-15 11:09 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - University of Southern Mississippi Provost Denis Wiesenburg has resigned from his position as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.
- Incentive for students who score well on Smarter Balanced Updated: May-05-15 10:43 am
MEDFORD, Oregon - High school juniors taking the Smarter Balanced assessment this spring or next may be spared from taking a two- to three- hour college placement test if they score high enough on the assessment and take college-level classes their senior year.
- Marshall presidential search continues following interviews Updated: May-05-15 7:43 am
HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - Marshall University's presidential search committee will continue looking for candidates following an initial round of interviews.
- 2 SUNY students charged in connection with fraternity death Updated: May-05-15 7:01 am
GENESEO, New York - Two SUNY-Geneseo college students have been charged in connection with the drug-related death of a fellow student.
- University of Florida sets up food pantry for needy students Updated: May-05-15 6:49 am
GAINESVILLE, Florida - The University of Florida is opening a food pantry for needy students and staff.
- Deadline extended for Illinois prepaid college tuition plan Updated: May-05-15 5:08 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois families wanting to lock in future college tuition payments at today's rates have an extra month to sign up for a state savings program.
- K-State researcher finds exercise aids in cancer recovery Updated: May-05-15 5:04 am
MANHATTAN, Kansas - A Kansas State University researcher has found that fast-walking or a light jogging on a regular basis can improve cancer treatments.
- U of Illinois fundraising arm names new president Updated: May-05-15 4:38 am
URBANA, Illinois - The University of Illinois' fundraising arm has hired a new president who holds the same job now at the University of Arizona.
- Interim president named to lead Fort Valley State University Updated: May-05-15 4:05 am
ATLANTA - An interim leader has been named to lead Fort Valley State University.
- University of Akron won't change name Updated: May-05-15 3:04 am
AKRON, Ohio - University of Akron's president says the school isn't going to change its name.
- Western Michigan U to pay $35K in speech lawsuit settlement Updated: May-05-15 1:44 am
KALAMAZOO, Michigan - Western Michigan University is paying $35,000 to settle a lawsuit from a student group that said school policies unlawfully limit free speech on campus.
- Protesters take on racial profiling at Providence College Updated: May-05-15 1:44 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - More than 100 Providence College students, supporters and faculty and staff members rallied against racial profiling they say is widespread among security guards at the private Catholic school.
- Arizona Regents approve university tuition hikes Updated: May-04-15 9:52 pm
PHOENIX - Most students attending Arizona public universities will see tuition and fee increases between 3 and 4 percent next fall after the Arizona Board of Regents approved the boosts Monday to deal with cuts in state funding.
- AP source: Cal to promote interim AD to full-time job Updated: May-04-15 6:53 pm
BERKELEY, California - California will name interim athletic director Mike Williams to the full-time job.