For the fourth year in a row, Elon's undergraduate tuition will increase by less than four percent. The tuition increase is a result of a special session by the Board of Trustees on Tuesday.

The 2014-2015 undergraduate tuition will increase 3.69 percent to $30,848. The total cost for students living on campus will be $41,914.

Elon's Interactive Media master's program will also see a 3.69 percent tuition increase to $35,030.

The School of Law tuition will increase by 1 percent to $37,924. Tuition for both the Doctor of Physical Therapy program and Physician Assistant Studies master's program will increase 3.77 percent to $34,680.

The Board of Trustees also approved 16 new full-time faculty positions, 14 new staff members and 11 positions in physical plant.

Graphic by Mary Kate Brogan.