Board Votes to Increase Arkansas State Tuition 1.9 Percent by George Jared Posted 6/2/2016 10:16 am Updated 1 year ago The Arkansas State University System board of trustees voted Wednesday to raise its tuition and fees by 1.9 percent at its flagship Jonesboro campus for the 2016-17 school year. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.