Virginia Tech approves 2.9 percent tuition and fee increase


BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech officials approved a 2.9 percent tuition and fee increase on Monday.

In-state undergraduates' annual tuition and fees will increase $390, from $13,230 to $13,620. Annual tuition for out-of-state undergraduates would increase $894 from $31,014 to $31,908.

This will be the 17th consecutive year the board has approved an increase.

The school's board also approved allocating $10 million for an ACC Network Studio. That television studio would feature control rooms, a studio and office space. It would be completed in the spring of 2019.

The board also approved a $3.2 million allocation of funds to renovate a ballroom in the Squires Student Center.

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