Gov. Newsom Signs Bill Making Ethnic Studies Course A Requirement At CSUGov. Gavin Newsom sided with the state legislature on Monday by signing a bill that requires California State University students who enter as freshmen in 2021-22 to take an ethnic studies course focused on one of four ethnic groups in order to graduate.
All Bay Area Cal State University Campuses Begin Online-Only Classes On MondayIn an effort to minimize in-person gatherings in light of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, California State University campuses in the Bay Area will switch to online-only classes starting Monday.
Audit: California State University Stashed Away $1.5 Billion, Raised TuitionThe California State University system kept $1.5 billion in discretionary reserves while it raised tuition and lobbied the Legislature for more state funding.
Lawmakers Worried About Budget Problems At CSUCalifornia lawmakers expressed concern Wednesday that California State University campuses cannot fully justify spending on management staff after recent audits have found systemic budgeting problems at state schools.
CSU, UC Considering Tuition Hikes For 2017-18 Academic YearWhen freeze on tuition hikes at California State University and University of California ends, students can expect to pay hundreds of dollars more.
Cal State Plans To Keep Schools Open, Add Security If Faculty StrikesThe California State University system says it is scheduling extra security, reminding students about their academic obligations and taking other steps to minimize the disruption of a potential faculty strike next month.
CSU Faculty Votes To Authorize Strike If Contract Talks FailCalifornia State University faculty members across the state have voted to authorize a strike if contract talks with the university fail to result in a better deal.
CSU Faculty Set To Hold Strike Authorization Vote Next WeekFaculty members at all 23 California State University campuses will vote Monday morning on whether to strike.
Number Of CSU Graduates Reaches All Time HighThe number of students graduating from the California State University schools is at an all time high according to a new report. The CSU system graduated 105,693 students during the last academic year.
California State University Faculty May Hold Strike Vote Next MonthAbout 25,000 faculty members from the 23 California State University campuses will vote next month on whether to strike, the California Faculty Association announced Thursday.
Berkeley's Pathways Program Includes Guarantees Of Higher Education For Students With C AveragesThe City of Berkeley and Berkeley City College are joining forces as part of an ongoing effort to insure students have a pathway to college.
San Jose School Overcomes Odds, Low-Income Neighborhood To Send Graduates To 4-Year CollegesA high school in San Jose which serves one of the lowest-income neighborhoods in the city is sending a record number of seniors to college; on Wednesday, the principal recognized them with T-shirts of the schools they are attending.
Phil Matier: Despite Tuition Freeze, State's College Students May Pay More With New FeesTuition hikes at CSU and UC campus may be frozen but that doesn't mean the cost for students isn't rising. Many campuses are now charging "Student Success" fees.
Democrats Scrap Plan To Bring Back Affirmative Action To UC, CSU Admissions Bowing to pressure from within their party, Democrats in the Legislature on Monday abandoned an attempt to repeal California's voter-approved ban on affirmative action in the state's higher education system.
Phil Matier: Asian-American Lawmakers Pull Support For Affirmative Action PushA push to change California's affirmative action law at public universities is losing steam in the State legislature after several Asian-American lawmakers pulled their support for the bill.