Media Advisory - Students to Comment on Statistics Canada Tuition Fees Survey
OTTAWA, Sept. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Representatives of the Canadian Federation of Students will be available for comment following the release of Statistics Canada's annual tuition fee survey on the morning of Thursday, September 12.
In polling conducted by Harris-Decima for the Canadian Federation of Students, reducing tuition fees was chosen by respondents as the single most important priority for government re-investment in universities and colleges. 78% of respondents also oppose increases in tuition fees.
The Canadian Federation of Students is composed of over one-half million students across the country from more than 80 university and college students' unions. Post-secondary students in Canada have been represented by the Canadian Federation of Students and its predecessor organisations since 1927.
SOURCE Canadian Federation of StudentsFor further information:
Jessica McCormick, National Chairperson at 613-232-7394