Breaking News Bar
updated: 1/25/2014 9:49 AM

EIU aims to cut spending by 6.7 percent

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Associated Press

CHARLESTON -- Eastern Illinois University President William Perry says the school needs to cut about $7 million from its spending over the next two years.

Perry said Friday the cuts amount to about 6.7 percent of the Charleston university's budget. He said the cuts are needed to help the university deal with its financial constraints and to keep tuition down.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Perry said EIU is analyzing all of its programs to make sure they fit university goals and help produce what Perry called "sustainable enrollment growth."

EIU trustees voted last November to keep tuition and housing rates for the 2014-15 school year at present rates.

About 10,400 students attend EIU.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here