state universities

Apr 21, 2015

Group preparing ballot measure to limit university tuition increases

A group of parents and current and former students is taking the first steps to curb future tuition increases at state universities.

Feds chime in on Arizona's immigrant harboring ban
Aug 1, 2013

Judge dismisses students’ lawsuit against regents

A federal judge has dismissed a student advocacy group's lawsuit against the state university system.

State Comptroller D. Clark Partridge said the state’s current, 20-year-old accounting system system has become increasingly bogged down in recent years to the point that it’s difficult to maintain. A multimillion-dollar upgrade is in the works. (Cronkite News Service Photo by Julia Tylor)
Feb 12, 2013

With accounting system ‘on the ropes,’ Arizona moving forward with upgrade

The state’s accounting system is on life support, but thanks to funding allocated last year by the governor and the Legislature it’s getting an overhaul that officials say is long overdue.

Mar 28, 2010

Regents fail to meet energy-saving mandates

The Board of Regents, which oversees the three state universities, failed to meet the 2008 deadline to decrease energy use by 10 percent, instead achieving a meager 1.3 percent reduction.