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The University of Minnesota Morris mascot stands among students and officials Thursday during a rally at the state Capitol on “Support the U Day.” Students were seeking a tuition hold, which comes at a cost of $42.6 million over the next two years. Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey

‘U’ reps push tuition freeze as they hit Minnesota's Capitol

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ST. PAUL — University of Minnesota students and officials pushed state lawmakers Thursday to fund a plan to freeze undergraduates’ tuition.


The tuition hold, which comes at a cost of $42.6 million over the next two years, is one piece of the university’s nearly $1.2 billion request from the state.

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