3345.39 Report on increased auxiliary fees.

(A) Beginning with the fall semester, or equivalent quarter, of the 2015-2016 academic year, and the fall semester, or equivalent quarter, of each academic year thereafter, the board of trustees of each state institution of higher education annually shall report to the chancellor of higher education any increase in or additional auxiliary fees charged by the institution and the justification for such increase or addition. The chancellor shall establish procedures for reporting the information required under division (D) of this section.

(B) As used in this section:

(1) "Auxiliary fees" mean charges assessed by a state institution of higher education to a student for various educational expenses including, but not limited to, course-related fees, laboratory fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, enrollment application fees, and other miscellaneous charges. "Auxiliary fees" do not include instructional or general fees uniformly assessed to all students.

(2) "State institution of higher education" has the same meaning as in section 3345.011 of the Revised Code.


Added by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 64, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2015.