Board Votes to Increase Arkansas State Tuition 1.9 Percent by George Jared Posted 6/2/2016 10:16 am Updated 11 months 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.