tuition NKU, WKU Plan Tuition Hikes After State Funding Cuts By Associated Press & Josh James • Apr 28, 2016 Josh James / WUKY Kentucky universities already have begun to raise tuition in the wake of decreased state funding. Regulators Set Limits For Tuition Hikes By Associated Press • Apr 26, 2016 Josh James / WUKY State regulators have approved maximum tuition increases of about $500 a year for students at Kentucky's colleges and universities. Student Debt In The Spotlight By Josh James • May 8, 2014 Josh James / WUKY With UK officials poised to approve a five percent tuition hike, the growing problem of student debt is once again in the spotlight on campus. Five Percent Tuition Hike Recommended For UK This Fall By Josh James • May 6, 2014 This fall, University of Kentucky students are likely to see another five percent tuition hike. UK Tuition and Fees to Increase Three Percent By Brenna Angel • Mar 19, 2013 LEXINGTON, Ky. - Tuition, fees, and on-campus housing rates are on the rise at the University of Kentucky. UK’s Board of Trustees approved the changes at its meeting Tuesday afternoon.