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Room and Board

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1 Roommate do's and dont's
Boisen--Eric (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:1, p.7
8/27/2015 Eric Boisen shares some tips on having a roommate; photo.
2 Romie Do's and Don't's
Boisen--Eric (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:54, p.Supp. 13
4/30/2015 Tips for successful roommate living.
3 Do and Do Nots: Roommate Edition
Northern Iowan 111:1, p.5
8/28/2014 A set of rules when it comes to being a polite and likeable roommate at UNI; photo.
4 Dorm room rates face increase for upcoming year
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 104:43, p.1
3/14/2008 Room and board costs vary at UNI due to differences in meal plans and types of room. Board of Regents voted to increase rates by 8.3% for the coming year; photo.
5 Board of Regents to meet May 4 and 5
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
4/26/2005 Board of Regents will discuss room and parking rates, allocation of fees, and staff salaries, among other issues.
6 Cost of on-campus housing expected to increase
German--Lindsay A. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 101:45, p.1
3/25/2005 The cost of a double-occupancy room is estimated to increase $258 or 4.9%; yearly cost will be $5519.
7 NI year in news
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.1
4/30/2004 Recap of news stories and photographs from the 2003-2004 school year; photo.
8 Students moving off campus prompt DOR survey
Palmer--Greg (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:55, p.6
4/30/2004 Department of Residence conducts survey concerning student preferences for on-campus living in an effort to stem the tide of students moving off-campus after only one year.
9 U-bills moving to electronic version in August
Ellenwood--Jacquelyn D. (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:52, p.1
4/20/2004 Although students will be billed electronically beginning in September 2004, payments will still need either to be mailed or brought to the office; photo.
10 DOR: 'Keep costs low'
Andrews--Eric A. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:50, p.1
4/13/2004 Explains Department of Residence policies and initiatives in order to keep students living on campus; photo.
11 UNI Department of Residence unveils plan to freeze rates for two years
Northern Iowa Today 88:1, p.17
1/1/2004 About 450 students are enrolled in the program; photo.
12 UNI students give two thumbs up to two-year residence plan
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/22/2003 Number of students signing up for the 2-Year Advantage plan exceeds the goal of 300 contracts by at least 150.
13 The good life just got easier
Northern Iowa Today 87:2, p.15
7/1/2003 Department of Residence offers plan to stabilize room and board for two years.
14 Two year advantage passes at UNI, Board of Regents up next
Glasnapp--Brandie L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:57, p.1
6/20/2003 If approved, students may sign a two-year contract to live in dorms with fixed room and board and some fees waived.
15 Board of Regents nudges fees, boosts room and board
Northern Iowan 99:50, p.1
4/15/2003 Iowa Board of Regents approved increases in certain non-mandatory student fees, parking stickers, and meal plans.
16 Meal plan options get extra helping
Glasnapp--Brandie L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:50, p.1
4/15/2003 New and improved meal plan options will be available for students beginning next year; photo.
17 2002-03 room and board costs rise slightly
Schroeder--Tim (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:54, p.1
4/30/2002 Room and board costs will rise by less than 5.5% next year, due to rising operational costs.
18 DOR: housing increase needed to fund renovations, repairs
Bingaman--Sarah Marie (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 95:49, p.1
4/9/1999 Room and board will increase 8% this fall to fund work on dorms and dining centers; Cordey House in Lawther Hall will return to 24-hour visitation.
19 NISG begins new session
Hicks--Benjamin H. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 93:51, p.1
4/18/1997 Meeting included ceremony for outgoing members, Lang Hall lobbying effort, room and board rate increase, Cedar Falls parking, and Black Student Union funding.
20 NISG informed of room and board increase
Northern Iowan 92:55, p.1
5/3/1996 Rates will probably rise slightly.
21 What do you think about the dorm rate increase?
Northern Edition 3:14, p.4
4/26/1995 Photo essay on opinions of UNI students; photo.
22 Recently at the Regents
Campus News Network 4:18, p.2
5/9/1994 Report on faculty workload, approval of increase in room and board rates, approval for purchase of house and lot, and approval of Industrial Technology Research Space project.
23 Hall living home cooking
Adamson--Peter (Student--1990)
Old Gold 0:0, p.56
6/1/1993 Students talk about "home cooking" in the residence halls; photo.
24 Room rates upped; Regents approve six percent increase
Lovick--Kelli R.
Northern Iowan 89:55, p.1
4/23/1993 Room and board rate will rise $157 to $2777.
25 Room and board increase possible for UNI
Northern Iowan 89:48, p.1
3/30/1993 Might increase from $2620 to $2777.
26 Regents give preliminary approval on room, board rate increase
Northern Iowa Today 21:1, p.6
3/1/1993 Regents approve 6% dorm rate increase, receive tenure report, accept consulting report.
27 Several opinions on campus; proposed room and board increase ruffles feathers
Northern Iowan 88:49, p.1
4/3/1992 7.3% increase likely to be approved.
28 Regents approve request to limit enrollment; University can't grow without needed resources
Northern Iowan 88:46, p.1
3/24/1992 Also approves Home Economics Department name change; receives proposal to raise room and board rates $174; receives notification of continued accreditation of Leisure Services Division of HPELS.
29 Room and board hikes proposed
Northern Iowan 88:46, p.1
3/24/1992 Proposal would increase rate by $178.
30 Recent Regents action
Campus News Network 1:15, p.2
4/8/1991 Approves 4.9% increase in room and board; approves projects involving Commons renovation, HVAC in CAC, and floor coverings in Rider Hall.
31 Regents hear University of Northern Iowa residence hall rate proposals for 1991-92
Public Relations News Release 1990:428, p.1
3/20/1991 Proposed room and board increases for the 1991-1992 school year were presented to the Board of Regents.
32 Photo Survey
Putze--Aaron A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 86:55, p.4
4/24/1990 Students voice opinions on increase in room and board charges.
33 Regents pass rate increase; Humke USI director
Huebner--Kimberly Jo (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 86:54, p.1
4/20/1990 Room and board will rise about 4%, or $90.
34 Regents approve University of Northern Iowa residence hall rates for 1990-91.
Public Relations News Release 1989:583, p.1
4/18/1990 Room and board rate increases for residence halls of four percent, effective with the 1990-91 fall semester, and four percent increase in apartment housing rates for this coming fiscal year. Full board in a double occupancy room will cost $2,326 annually.
35 Room and board increase proposed; costs still climbing
Huebner--Kimberly Jo (Class of 1994)
Northern Iowan 86:48, p.1
3/30/1990 Administration asks for 4% raise.
36 University of Northern Iowa names recipients of prestigious Presidential Scholarships
Public Relations News Release 1989:333, p.1
1/8/1990 The Presidential Scholars Board announces the fifth class of high school seniors to be given Presidential Scholarships. Students must have scored a twenty-eight on the ACT and graduate in the top ten percent of their class. Recipients listed.
37 Regents approve room and board hike
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:46, p.1
3/17/1989 Will increase about 4%.
38 Regents approve University of Northern Iowa residence hall rates for 1989-1990.
Public Relations News Release 1988:353, p.1
3/16/1989 New residence hall rates beginning in August, full board in a double occupancy room will cost $2,236 annually, a four percent increase compared to 1988-1989 rate of 2,150.
39 Council of Presidents sets dorm promotion
Council of Hall Presidents
Northern Iowan 84:53, p.2
4/15/1988 Believes higher room and board rates push students out of the dorms, which only pushes rates higher.
40 Regents approve University of Northern Iowa residence hall rates for 1988-89
Public Relations News Release 1987:325, p.1
3/24/1988 The Board of Regents approves a new budget for the Residence System, with room and board rates seeing an increase for residence halls, with apartment housing remaining the same.
41 University of Northern Iowa names Merit Scholars
Public Relations News Release 1987:204, p.1
1/13/1988 Fifteen Merit Scholar students are selected for the Presidential Scholars program. Presidential Scholars are provided with free tuition, and room and board for four years. Students listed.
42 Small increase in UNI residence hall rates approved by Regents; parietal rule continues on suspension
Public Relations News Release 1987:257, p.1
3/11/1987 The Board of Regents votes to increase rates for residents halls by 3.49 percent. The Board also moved to continue suspension of the parietal rule, which would require unmarried freshman and sophomores to live within the residence halls.
43 UNI residence halls continue to offer 'total living environment' at low rates
Public Relations News Release 1987:258, p.1
3/11/1987 Room and board rates of the residence halls are increased by 3.49 percent, the lowest increase from the three state universities. Students express the benefits of living on campus, such as dining services, and the Redeker Center's computer lab.
44 Radio News Network Announcements
Public Relations News Release 1987:249, p.1
3/4/1987 Professor James Fryman compiles an atlas comparing Iowan communities. Ragbrai training begins. Price Lab students share what physical education means to them. Regents raise room and board costs. Students spend Spring Break lobbying in Washington.
45 Room and board increase inevitable for UNI students
Moore--Lisa E. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:40, p.7
2/24/1987 May be between 3 and 5%.
46 Regents approve 2.96 percent room and board increase
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 82:44, p.1
3/25/1986 Also approves tenure and promotion decisions; photo.
47 Regents approve UNI residence hall rates for 1986-87
Public Relations News Release 1986:306, p.1
3/13/1986 The rate increases will be just under 3%; apartment rates will stay the same; during the fall 1985 semester more than 260 educational programs were conducted for students living in the residence halls.
48 Regents to vote on room and board rates
Klostermann--Marcia (Student--1985-1986)
Northern Iowan 82:42, p.1
3/11/1986 Will vote on 2.6% increase proposal and on settlement with Paul Tenney.
49 Room and board increase proposed
Klostermann--Marcia (Student--1985-1986)
Northern Iowan 82:41, p.3
3/7/1986 UNISA president Connie Hessburg questions the reason for the room and board increase.
50 Tomahawk initiation may constitute hazing
Northern Iowan 82:41, p.8
3/7/1986 Senator describes odd initiation activities; Carl Blake will oppose increase in room and board rates; petition circulating in support of industrial technology faculty who have been given terminal contracts.


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