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GCC board votes to increase tuition


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IRONWOOD — The Gogebic Community College board voted to increase tuition by 2.4% for local students and 2.5% for out of district/state students on Tuesday, during its first in-person monthly board meeting since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“As we look at our demographic base and our student base, any increase is going to be felt by our student base, so 2.4% I felt was acceptable at this point and time with everything that is going on,” said Erik Guenard, vice president of business services.

Guenard said GCC continues to offer competitive tuitio...