Students Demand Wired Campus

Increased fees = increased demands: About 1,000 existing and prospective students and some 50 lecturers were canvassed for the Digital Campus report. More than half the students (58 per cent) say having access to computers and the latest software is one of the most important factors when choosing an institution - more so than having well-qualified and accessible lecturers (53 per cent). About half the students questioned (45 per cent) point to increased fees when asked to…

Fees & Tech: USA?

It appears that a combination of new technologies, and fee rises in the UK are encouraging more to look to the States: Professor McAuliffe said that once this was taken into account, students might actually be charged "a good deal less" in the US. She added that the admissions process was also changing with the advent of new technologies, with one of the schools at the meeting helping its students to prepare for interviews in…