It's not the schools notorious for their high tuition rates -- George Washington University, New York University, Sarah Lawrence College -- on this list. Rather it's the large, public universities that are seeing staggering increases of up to 32 percent, adding to mounting student debt. Is the collegiate sticker shock worth it? How much has your school's tuition increased? E-mail us!
University of Illinois System
According to Interim President Stanley Ikenberry, a 9 percent tuition increase may be a best-case scenario for the University of Illinois system because, as of now, the state owes the school more than $400 million. Above: Ikenberry (far right) meets with former president Joseph White, Interim Provost Robert Easter and former Chancellor Richard Herman.
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