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With end of subsidy on Stafford loans, interest will accumulate right away

URBANA — You're contemplating graduate school at the University of Illinois, maybe an MBA, but the $20,000 annual tuition sends you into a bit of sticker shock.

Add in annual fees ($3,400), books ($2,400), and the estimated $12,000 to $15,000 in living costs — for two or more years — and you're talking big bucks.

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