You are a public relations specialist for the local university. The board of regents has decided to raise tuition,
and they have given you a statement to present to the student body. Regents' message: Tuition will be raised $200 per credit. This is being done to fund the construction of a new science building on campus. The tuition increase will be instituted immediately..
The passive voice is more desirable because it disconnects an unpopular action from those responsible for it.