tuition State Asking Whether College Plans Can Cover K-12 Tuition By Associated Press • Mar 26, 2018 Wikimedia Commons Gov. Rick Snyder is checking on the legality of allowing Michigan's 529 college savings plans to be used to cover private K-12 tuition costs. Promise-Zone Bills Headed To The Governor’s Desk By Cheyna Roth • Oct 18, 2017 Michigan Senate Democrats Some high school graduates in Michigan might get to go to college for free. A bill that’s on its way to Governor Rick Snyder’s desk would create new “Promise Zones” in the state. Michigan Public Radio’s Cheyna Roth has more. Listen Listening... / 0:39 MSU Raises Tuition, Trustees Squabble By Scott Pohl • Jun 21, 2017 Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU The MSU Board of Trustees voted to raise tuition this morning, in a meeting that also saw an unusual flurry of interpersonal criticism between members. Listen Listening... / 4:26 WKAR's Scott Pohl reports on today's MSU Board of Trustees meeting. MSU Trustees Approve Budget, Tuition Rates Rise By Mark Bashore & Scott Pohl • Jun 22, 2012 WKAR file photo Michigan State University officials have approved a 2012-2013 budget that includes a 3.5% increase in undergraduate, in-state tuition rates. Out-of-state students will pay 5% more.