Metro News: Nova Scotia students oppose new fees

March 5, 2013

HALIFAX – A group representing student unions across Nova Scotia says universities are failing to properly consult students before charging new non-academic fees. Students Nova Scotia says its members have voted unanimously against any new ancillary fees until the universities agree to clear and binding terms of consultation. The group says student unions are supposed to be consulted before new fees are approved as per a memorandum of understanding between universities and the province.