St. Louis Public Radio News
4:35 pm
Mon May 19, 2003

Blagojevich Signs Law Lowering Immigrants' Tuition

Chicago, ILL. – Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich Sunday signed into law legislation that lets undocumented or non-citizens who graduate an Illinois high school to pay the lower, in-state tuition at public universities.

The measure specifically requires the students to have attended the high school for at least three years.

It also applies to rates at community colleges.