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Average cost for university tuition in Canada: $3700
Average living costs for rural students attending university: $5400
There was a rise in rural youth participation at universities in small towns studied across the country after the creation of new university institutions….
The participation rate with no universities in these towns: 18.7%
The participation rate after the creation of these universities: 27.7%
This is a 48% increase in university participation of high school grads in these towns!
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