They wanted the campus experience, but their colleges sent them home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic. Now, students at more than 25 United States universities are filing lawsuits against their institutions demanding partial refunds on tuition and campus fees, saying they’re not getting the calibre of education they were promised, reports The Associated Press.
The suits reflect students’ growing frustration with online classes that institutions scrambled to create as the coronavirus forced campuses across the nation to close last month. The suits say students should pay lower rates for the portion of the term that was offered online, arguing that the quality of instruction is far below the classroom experience.
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