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Jasey Troubled by Audit Revealing Lack of Transparency in Mandatory Fee Increases, Usage at Three NJ Colleges & Universities
Audit by Office of the State Comptroller Focused on The College of New Jersey, William Paterson University and Kean University; found lack of transparency surrounding fees to be an issueAssembly Higher Education Committee Chair Mila Jasey (D-Essex/Morris) issued the following statement Friday in response to a state audit report that faulted three New Jersey colleges and universities for failing to clarify how mandatory student fees are being spent, and in some cases, charging fees almost as high as tuition rates absent justification:
"College students in New Jersey are paying some of the highest tuition rates in the country.
"Given the amount of money that students and families are investing in higher education in the state, it is only right that they are made aware of how their hard-earned money is being spent.
"The audit made clear that this is not happening…"