Despite enrollment losses, inflation, community colleges propose little to no tuition increases

Chemeketa Community College is among the Oregon colleges seeking tuition raises for 2022-23. (Amanda Loman/Salem Reporter) Oregon’s 17 community colleges have committed to keeping tuition low next year in the face of rising costs from inflation and declining enrollments. Four community colleges are planning no tuition increases, including Portland Community[Read More…]

Chemeketa again seeks tuition increase as enrollment continues to fall

Chemeketa Community College’s Salem campus (Amanda Loman/Salem Reporter) Chemeketa Community College students would pay about $270 more for a full year of classes starting next fall if the college’s board approves a proposed tuition increase. College administrators want to raise college tuition by 4.6% for the 2022-23 school year. That[Read More…]