California State University
After five years of layoffs, fee hikes and cuts in admissions, the Cal State University system is getting more money to spend.
CSU officials said Tuesday they will need nearly $250 million more in state funding for the next academic year than is currently proposed, an amount that Gov. Jerry Brown called “a dream more than reality.”
After years of difficult budget cuts, Gov. Jerry Brown is offering more money to California’s public colleges and universities.
The California State University board of trustees has approved a $4.5 billion budget for 2013-14 that includes a request for $372 million in additional state funds.
The California State University board of trustees on Wednesday approved a $380,000 salary for the system’s incoming chancellor that included a 10 percent pay cut at his request.
California’s public higher education crisis has a flip side: swelling enrollment, expanding faculty, and state-of-the-art construction at the state’s private colleges and universities.
The California State University system has selected a new chancellor to lead the nation’s largest collection of four-year schools.
Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead has a history spanning to more than 3,000 years and is celebrated in Mexico and the states, including Orange County. It is a celebration to honor the deceased by building private altars, decorating sugar skulls and celebrating the lives of those who have passed. Take a look at the events taking place in the Orange County area this year.
A California State University panel on Tuesday approved a plan to raise tuition by 5 percent next year if voters reject Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative and trigger a $250 million funding cut to the 23-campus system.
CSU officials are considering possible tuition increases and a reduction in graduation requirements for undergraduates ahead of the November ballot.
California State University faculty members have ratified a new four-year contract, the union representing teachers announced Tuesday.
The California State University system and its faculty union Tuesday reached a tentative 4-year contract agreement that will reportedly prevent strikes in the fall.
California State University trustees on Tuesday approved maximum salary increases for two new campus presidents in the first use of the board’s controversial executive compensation policy.
Members of the California State University Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday to discuss what the university will do to enhance revenue if voters reject tax initiatives in November, which will create a $250 million cut.
Applications to California State University jumped 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester, but admissions are increasing only nominally as the system faces continuing budget cuts, the university said Monday.