RADFORD, Va. (AP) - Tuition and mandatory fees are increasing at Radford University. The university's Board of Visitors has approved an across-the-board 4.8 percent increase in tuition and fees for the 2014-2015 academic year. In-state undergraduate tuition and fees will increase by $384. Out-of-state undergraduate students will pay an additional $905. In-state graduate students will pay an additional $417. Tuition and fees for out-of-state graduate students will increase by $814. Radford said Monday in a news release that the increase will bolster efforts to provide additional need-based financial aid. It also will support development of additional programs and initiatives. Radford's board approved the increase Friday during its quarterly meeting. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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