KEENE, N.H. (AP) – The University System of New Hampshire Board of Trustees has approved its budget for new fiscal year and set tuition rates at the four institutions.

Tuition will rise by 6.9 percent for in-state students at the University of New Hampshire, 6.8 percent at Plymouth State University and Keene State College, and 7.2 percent at Granite State College.

Tuition for out-of-state students will rise by 5.2 percent at the three residential institutions.

The board approved a 14.2 percent increase for student financial aid.

The total direct cost of attendance for full-time undergraduate students will increase between 5.2 percent and 6.4 percent across the USNH residential campuses.

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