April 13, 2001
Colleges Object to Planned Fee for Foreign Students
College lobbyists are expressing outrage over a plan by the federal government to collect new fees from foreign students. University officials say the proposed collection system, which would finance a program to monitor students from other countries, could hurt the enrollment of international students and be an unfair hardship to those from the poorest countries.
By early summer -- after the Justice Department and the White House have completed their reviews