For the Media
Media Resources for Our Tuition Reduction
Thank you for your interest in our efforts to make education more accessible and affordable for all women.
- Tuition Reduction Press Release (PDF)
- Tuition Reduction FAQs (PDF)
- 2016 Enrollment Snapshot Fact Sheet (PDF)
- Lumina Foundation – Rule of 10 (PDF)
- Trends in College Pricing (PDF)
- Download Full Press Kit (ZIP)
- "College of St. Mary to cut sticker price by $10,000, citing fears of excluding lower-income students", Omaha World Herald article, 10/18/16
- "College of St. Mary reduces student tuition 33%", KMTV, 10/18/16
- "College of Saint Mary cuts tuition by $10,000", WOWT, 10/19/16
Watch an interview with President Maryanne Stevens, RSM
Watch a story with Alumna Stacey Flowers
Watch the commercial
The decision for us to reduce tuition was three years in the making. We saw a real problem and decided to take a stand. Here are some relevant articles that discuss the issues students and their families are facing today.
- “Accounting For The Rise In College Tuition”: Applying The Model To State Tuition Data
- CNBC: Why does a college degree cost so much?
- Forbes: 15 Surprising Findings From A New Report On Paying For College
- Most parents are "flying blind" on the real costs of post-secondary education: CIBC Poll
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