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Md.’s St. John’s College abandons ‘prestige’ tuition pricing

In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 photo, St. John's College President Mark Roosevelt talks about trends in student tuition and spending by colleges in Santa Fe, N.M. The college with campuses in Santa Fe and Annapolis, Md., is reducing its annual tuition price, adding grants for New Mexico residents and plans to rely more on philanthropy to defer academic costs to students. (AP Photo/Morgan Lee)

St. John’s College, the private liberal arts school with campuses in Annapolis and New Mexico, announced Wednesday a $17,000 reduction in its annual tuition, acknowledging that steady price increases in pursuit of prestige had inadvertently driven away many qualified students from ...

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Some Md. private universities would take a hit under tax proposal

Johns Hopkins University.(The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Some Maryland colleges would have to pay taxes on investment earnings under the tax legislation proposed by Republicans in the U.S.  House of Representatives. The colleges warn that the taxes could lower the amount of money they have to spend on ...

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Md. college receives 2 record $25M donations

ANNAPOLIS — St. John’s College has received two $25 million donations in one day, with each gift enough to break the school’s previous record for its largest single contribution. The Capital newspaper reports alumni Ron Fielding, a 1970 graduate, and ...

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