Quebec lowers tuition hike on out-of-province students, adds French requirement

Students from outside of Quebec attending an English-language university will still have to pay more in tuition next year but fees are not doubling as initially stated. The province also announced that 80 per cent of students from outside the province must learn conversational French by the time they complete their undergraduate studies.

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