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Rising Tuition Costs Disproportionately Hit Poorest Students

At private universities, between the 2008-2009 and 2011-2012 academic years, students in the lowest income group saw their costs go up by around $1,700, while higher-income students saw costs rise by $850 to $1,200 dollars.

Jon Marcus of the The Hechinger Report joins Here & Now’s Robin Young to discuss his reporting.