College students shoulder financial burden as state funding for higher education dwindles

Outlet: 9News

9News: A 2020 report commissioned by the Colorado Department of Higher Education found Colorado colleges and universities receive less budget allocation than their peers in other states…Compared to other similarly sized colleges in different states, tuition and fee revenue in Colorado is collectively 18 percent higher. The Colorado State University system and the CU system are 15 percent and 34 higher, respectively.