On Nov. 4 the Board of Trustees approved a 6.5 percent undergraduate tuition increase for the 2012-2013 academic year. Reasons for this increase range from a need to sustain education programs to improve the image of the University.
After nearly a decade of drawing from the “quasi-endowment,” University officials have proposed a budget plan for 2006-2007 that calls for the University of La Verne to live within its means. But the balanced budget plan comes at the cost of tight spending restrictions and tuition increases across the board.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”