Students who were unable to meet their March fee payment deadline have not been deregistered or financially excluded. The University has set up payment plans to accommodate students unable to meet the deadline. https://magic.piktochart.com/embed/13552310-student-payment-plans
|WITS JOURNALISM STORY PITCH FORM|
|DATE||6 May 2016|
|IDEA FOR A TITLE||Student payment plan options|
|WHAT IS THE STORY?
|Students who were unable to meet their March deadline to pay their tuition fees were offered two payment options. One that runs for 6 month and the other runs for 8 months.|
|WHAT MAKES THE STORY SIGNIFICANT? TIMELY? NEW?||The deadline was recent (March 31st) and student fees and funding is a constant concern for the university.|
|WHAT IS YOUR ANGLE?
|An infographic illustrating the payment plans put forward by the University and revised options for students who did not manage to pay.|
|WHAT RE/SOURCES DO YOU PLAN TO USE?||Fees office
Students who did not pay
|FORMAT/SPECIFY PLATFORM||Infographic: The 2 payment options put together by the Univeristy, the initial plan of the University.|
|DEADLINE||5 May 2016|
|WHAT OTHER CONTENT CAN I PRODUCE FROM THIS STORY?||The applicability to International Students.|
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