UC Officials Consider Plan To Require Recommendation Letters For Incoming FreshmanThe new policy at UC Berkeley - a significant break from tradition - could pave the way for other UC schools to follow.
UC Regents Debate Statement Against 'Intolerance', 'Hate Speech' On CampusUniversity of California officials are debating a first draft of system-wide principles defining intolerance that some free speech advocates fear could lead to censorship.
Cal Poly Student Sues University Over Free Speech DisputeCal Poly Pomona must now pay a costly settlement after a student sued the school over being told he could not hand out pamphlets without a permit.
USC Class Examines The Selfie As Cultural ArtifactThe #SelfieClass, formerly called Writing 150: Writing and Critical Reasoning: Identity and Diversity, analyzes "gender, sexuality and race portrayed in social media," school officials state in a press release.
College Admissions Expert Cracks The Code To Getting Into Top SchoolsWhether you’re an academic standout or an athlete, Pria Chatterjee, a Harvard graduate and college admissions consultant, says there are ways of successfully cracking the code to getting into top universities.
Enrollment Of Non-Residents To Be Capped At Some UC CampusesUniversity of California President Janet Napolitano says she is capping nonresident enrollment at UC Berkeley and UCLA to address concerns that California students are being displaced.
Record Number Of Students Apply For UC AdmissionAccording 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.
Lawmakers Push For Changes To Higher EducationSenate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, introduced SB15 on Tuesday that would increase state funding, redirect funds from a scholarship program, and charge a higher rate to out-of-state students.
Cal State No Longer Recognizes National Christian Group, Citing Anti-Bias PolicyInterVarsity Christian Fellowship members say the university system no longer recognizes the group because students in leadership positions are required to be Christian.
How The Montgomery GI Bill Is Motivating Our ServicemembersFrom providing support for entrance exams to tuition for college courses, the Montgomery GI Bill provides education benefits for members of the military.
Cal State LA To Hire 27 Faculty Staffers California State University, Los Angeles, is set to hire over two dozen new full-time faculty members, officials announced Monday.
UC Task Force Unveils Plan To Tackle Sexual Violence On Campuses Officials with the University of California have created a task force to tackle the issue of sexual abuse throughout its 10-campus system.