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LSU may raise student transportation fees

Posted on October 21, 2013

BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana State University (LSU) students may be seeing an increase in required fees for the expansion of the campus’ Tiger Trails mass transit system, according to The Daily Reveille.

Students now pay a $35 mass transit fee under required fees, but may be paying about $71 for Parking and Transportation to keep the same service. LSU’s bus system contract will be up for renewal, and to keep the current service, officials say student fees need to be increased to meet the service’s higher prices. For the full story, click here.

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