Colleges Are Hiking Tuition This Fall Amid Sky-High Inflation

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July 27, 2022 – In a Money article about the rise in college tuition and fees, the author quotes Shannon Vasconcelos, Director of College Finance at Bright Horizons College Coach.

“When you’ve gotten used to stable costs, a 3% to 5% jump all of a sudden feels really big,” says Shannon Vasconcelos, director of college finance at Bright Horizons College Coach. “A 5% increase on a $5 gallon of milk is one thing. A 5% increase on a $50,000 tuition is something else altogether.”

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