Western Kentucky University's board of regents has approved a 4%tuition increase beginning this fall, according to the Associated Press.
The increase is the maximum allowed by the Kentucky Council on
It will raise undergraduate tuition from $3,465 to $3,600 per semester.
Graduate tuition will be $3,960, up from $3,820.
Eastern Kentucky University also approved a 4% tuition hike for the 2009-2010 academic school year.
Tuition for full time in state students will be $3,156 per semester, up from $3,040.
For non-Kentucky residents, tuition will rise from $8,306 to $8,640.