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No Such Thing as ‘Free Tuition’
July 9, 2013
Despite the headlines, the Oegon didn’t suddenly abandon all plans to charge tuition. Last week the state's legislature took the first steps toward possibly implementing a plan that would allow public college and university students to forgo upfront tuition payments in exchange for paying a portion of their wages back to their alma mater for about 25 years following graduation. While it may mean no money down, it could still add up to large tuition bills. But the program is a long way from actually being instituted.