NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Rutgers University now says it will give students a discount this fall as many classes move online.
Rutgers President Jonathan Holloway announced a 15% cut in the so-called “campus fee.”READ MORE: Suffolk Police: Franklyn Charles, 18, Charged For Crash That Killed Jennifer Figueroa, 30, In Wyandanch
That means a discount of at least $300 for full-time undergraduate students.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Was Told Gun Was "Cold" Before Fatal Movie Set Shooting, Court Records Show
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This comes after a student petition calling for lower tuition got nearly 30,000 signatures.