UT Martin tuition increases for fall 2012 semester

MARTIN, TN (KFVS) - Tuition for fall semester will be increasing six percent at UT Martin.

According to the university, the board of trustees approved a six percent instate tuition increase for students during the board's annual meeting Thursday in Knoxville, Tenn.

They say that instate tuition and fees will now cost undergraduate students an additional $169 per semester for a total of $3,528 or $7,056 for a full academic year. Full-time undergraduate enrollment is a minimum of 12 hours.

According to a press release, tuition and fees will increase an additional $202 per semester for a total of $4,097 per semester for instate UT Martin graduate students or a total cost of $8,194 per academic year starting this fall. Full-time graduate enrollment is nine hours per semester.

Also approved at the meeting was a $30 to $55 fee for nursing students that will help to fund supplies and maintenance for the nursing simulation lab.

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