The president has already racked up a travel bill of nearly $10 million, funded by the taxpayers.
The group, which recently discovered it had $14,000 in carry-over funds from last year, has spent nearly $70,000 on three specific expenditures.
The state legislature is expected to act in a supplemental budget bill next month.
The Massachusetts House and Senate restored $5.25 million for the university system nearly two weeks after Governor Charlie Baker cut it from the state budget.
Governor’s decision brings allocation for the university system back in line with his initial proposal.
The bill now awaits approval from both chambers and Governor Charlie Baker.
The additional funding would continue to freeze tuition and fees for students, furthering UMass President Robert Caret’s 50-50 plan
Student Government Association met Monday to listen and discuss a presentation on Blue Wall renovations among other measures
With so many options for festive threads, a holiday sweater is a must this season, and every season thereafter.
Inexpensive costume ideas for the college Halloween enthusiast.
The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees’ Committee on Administration and Finance has decided to continue the ongoing construction at UMass and throughout the five-campus system.
With just one more week of classes, here’s a few ideas on how to enjoy your spring break without burning a hole in your pocket.
The UMass Board of Trustees approved a budget requesting $502 million from the Commonwealth for the 2013 fiscal year, a 20 percent increase from last year.
Endless wine, extra-sharp cheddar cheese and crackers are several options for any dinner party with a budget.
President Barack Obama released his 2012 budget Monday, which aims to cut discretionary spending and trim America’s trillion-dollar deficit by the end of the decade.
In a recent report to the University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees Committee on Administration and Finance, UMass system President Jack Wilson stated his intention to set aside $130.5 million in funding to student financial aid.
With fierce back-to-back storms, UMass has gone over the limit of its snow removal budget with several weeks of winter left.
In a letter to the University of Massachusetts community late Thursday night, Chancellor Robert C. Holub addressed the issue of university budget for the next fiscal year.
Chancellor Robert Holub announced last week that the University of Massachusetts will likely face a budget shortfall of some $18 million, nearly 8 percent of its operating budget, for fiscal year 2011-2012.