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Trustees | Costs

Cutting Costs

A Trustee's Guide to Tough Economic Times
July 1, 2010 Download PDF Press Release

With colleges and universities across the country feeling the pinch, this guide argues that trustees can no longer continue to reflexively increase tuition and ask for more funding, but must rather find ways to cut costs. It outlines ten areas that trustees should look into to reduce expenses and provides examples of creative ideas that have been successfully implemented at different colleges and universities.

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