3.06.2014

Updated: UI told to prepare for 12.5 percent cut in state funds




The University of Illinois has been told to prepare for a 12.5 percent cut in its state funding next year if legislators don't act to extend a state income tax increase that expires in January.





URBANA — The University of Illinois has been told to prepare for a 12.5 percent cut in its state funding next year if legislators don't act to extend a state income tax increase that expires in January.


The Illinois Board of Higher Education has instructed the university to make contingency plans for the cut, which would amount to about $80 million, UI officials said Thursday.


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