SILOAM SPRINGS, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — John Brown University announced Wednesday it will increase tuition and room and board.
There will be a 1.68 percent blended increase between tuition, room and board, and fees.
To offset the increase, the university also announced additional 736,000 in merit-based aid between scholarships and work-study positions.
In total, JBU will award about 17 Million dollars in scholarships.
The university says 88% of undergrad students will receive some form of institutional aid.