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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.

This fall, University of Kentucky students are likely to see another five percent tuition hike.

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.