House proposes university tuition rebates for on-line classes

Lawmaker says students ‘didn’t really learn anything’ amid pandemic

TOPEKA - The House Appropriations Committee voted to insert in the budget for state universities a mandatory tuition rebate to students based on the number of classes taught online and the academic days dropped from the calendar during the COVID-19 pandemic.

At the same time across the street in Topeka, the Kansas Board of Regents was involved in meetings to discuss how the six public universities would deal with a pandemic-driven revenue collapse by dropping academic programs, terminating employees or making other spending adjustments.

 

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition https://etypeservices.com/Scott%20County%20RecordID659/

 

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009