SVSU board approves tuition increase

Some undergraduate students at Saginaw Valley State University will be paying a little more in tuition next year.

During Tuesdayâ??s meeting the SVSU Board of Control approved a 3.7 percent increase for in-state undergraduate students as part of its budget for the 2014 fiscal year.

For the 2013-2014 academic year, a Michigan undergrad taking 30 credits will pay $8,422.50 in tuition and mandatory fees, up from $8,120 in 2012-2013.

SVSUâ??s tuition remains the lowest among the state's public universities.