Where Did The Money Come From? Gow Explains
An over $650 million surplus was found in checking accounts held by the UW
System in a new legislative fiscal bureau report. Explanations? UW-L Chancellor Joe Gow says the monies are all accounted for in future system projects.
Republican legislative leaders have questioned how the system could justify raising tuition in light of the surplus and vowed to include a two year freeze on tuition in the 2013-15 state budget.