According to preliminary data released Thursday the number of high school seniors applying for 2015 freshman admission to the University of California rose by 6.5 percent over last year.
Students at UCLA joined in protests at other university campuses Monday statewide following the announcement by UC officials of potentially hefty tuition increases.
The University of California is planning to offer legal services at six campuses to students who are living in the U.S. illegally or have parents who might be eligible for deportation relief under President Barack Obama’s new immigration order, UC President Janet Napolitano announced Friday.
The University of California’s Board of Regents Wednesday tentatively approved a proposed tuition hike at a meeting in San Francisco.
Tuition at the UC’s 10 campuses would increase by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years under a plan President Janet Napolitano is expected to present to the system’s governing board Thursday.
Registered nurses at UC medical centers across California want the public to know that they are not prepared to handle Ebola cases.
Democratic lawmakers have approved legislation that would give the University of California and California State University systems a financial boost this year despite Gov. Jerry Brown’s opposition.
More Latino than white students in California have been offered admission to the state’s premier public universities for the first time, officials said Friday, a milestone that reflects the diverse racial makeup of a state where Latino children represent a majority of students in public schools.
Nearly one-quarter of University of California students, staff and faculty members say they have felt excluded, intimidated or on the receiving end of hostile or offensive behavior.
University of California students in Riverside and Irvine will soon have the ability to take online courses offered by other campuses within the system.
A union representing more than 12,000 researchers, technical employees and health care professionals for the University of California is expected to vote this week on a contract that would provide wage increases and retain retirement benefits.
A staff member at the University of California, Riverside, has been diagnosed with meningitis in what authorities said marks the fifth-such diagnosis within in the UC system in recent months.
Authorities say a fourth student has contracted meningitis at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
California’s community college system is considering adopting four-year degrees, offering greater access to training for the workforce.
A two-day strike by hospital workers ended on Thursday, with both sides claiming victory even though there was no resolution to a contract dispute involving staffing and pensions.