UC President Napolitano Postpones Proposed Tuition IncreaseUniversity of California President Janet Napolitano announced Wednesday she is postponing a proposed tuition increase as a good-faith gesture stemming from her ongoing negotiations with Gov. Jerry Brown to resolve their standoff over higher education funding.
Obama Proposes Publicly Funded Community College For AllPresident Obama wants publicly funded community college available to all Americans, a sweeping proposal he argues would strengthen the U.S. workforce.
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.
UCLA Students Rally Against Tuition HikesStudents at UCLA joined in protests at other university campuses Monday statewide following the announcement by UC officials of potentially hefty tuition increases.
CSU Students, State Assembly Debate Effectiveness Of 'Success Fees' Amid Tuition FreezeThe $5,472 annual tuition at Cal State's 23 campuses is set by the Board of Trustees and hasn't changed in three years - but there are other expenses hiking up costs.
NCAA On College Athletes' Hopes To Unionize: 'Student-Athletes Are Not Employees'Calling the NCAA a dictatorship, Northwestern's quarterback and the United Steelworkers announced plans Tuesday to form the first labor union for college athletes -- the latest salvo in the bruising fight over whether amateur players should be paid.
CSU's Spending Could Increase By $700M Over Next 4 YearsAfter five years of layoffs, fee hikes and cuts in admissions, the Cal State University system is getting more money to spend.
CSU System Wants Nearly $372 Million In State Funding 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."
Gov. Brown's Budget Plan May Help Calif. Colleges Avoid Tuition HikesAfter years of difficult budget cuts, Gov. Jerry Brown is offering more money to California's public colleges and universities.
CSU Postpones Talks On Tuition Rate Hikes The Cal State Board of Trustees on Tuesday postponed a scheduled vote on undergraduate tuition increases.
Private Colleges Boom As Calif. Universities FalterCalifornia'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.