Tue, 05/07/2019 - 20:21
After four years of advocacy by the education policy interns of The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis and the Active Advocacy Coalition, Missouri legislators have made it possible for undocumented Missouri students to pay in-state tuition rates. No longer will higher education institutions be required to charge undocumented students out-of-state or international tuition rates. This is a huge win for students in Missouri!
Senator Jason Holsman advocated for the change during the Budget Conference Committee on May 7 but the real work was the shared stories and advocacy of students across the state. Kudos to all of them!
Read more in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.