University of Colorado Junior Corey Wiggins juggles his studies with two jobs to afford his rising tuition.
Credit Photo by Kirk Siegler
Colorado ranks near the bottom nationally for higher education funding. And colleges and universities are bracing for yet another round of deep budget cuts. It’s thought that most could see anywhere from a 15-20% cut later this spring, as federal stimulus money that had staved off layoffs and further tuition increases runs out.