8/26/2013

Increasing debt incurred by colleges and universities is one of the factors behind increases in tuition and other student costs, according to a recent report by University of California at Berkeley doctoral candidates Charlie Eaton and Jacob Habinek. Such debt often is tied to building projects, such as dorms, recreational facilities and stadiums, they contend. The report recommends local, state and federal actions to help ensure a college's debt is not passed on to students.

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