New BC study attacks high tuition levels

September 6, 2007

A new poll released Tuesday by the Federation of Post-Secondary Education of BC found that 81% of British Columbians feel that student debt is “making it harder for students to complete their education.” 55% of respondents felt tuition fees were too high. Maclean's observes that the study contradicts a report by the Educational Policy Institute last week, which urged need-based aid instead of lower tuition. Maclean’s