california state university

College price hikes more modest but still painful

(AP) – The sticker price of in-state tuition at four-year public universities climbed about $400 this fall, an increase of nearly 5 percent that brought the average to $8,655. That’s a modest increase compared to […]

10/24/2012

Private colleges boom as Calif. universities falter

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 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. With five years of funding cuts causing stumbles […]

10/21/2012

Cal State to hike tuition if Brown's tax plan dies

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – California State University is set to raise tuition by 5 percent early next year if Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative doesn’t pass in November. By an 11-3 vote Wednesday, the […]

09/19/2012

Cal State faculty approve 4-year contract

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California State University faculty has overwhelmingly approved a new four-year labor contract, ending more than two years of contentious bargaining with the administration, the union said Tuesday. Lillian Taiz, president […]

09/04/2012

Fewer graduates going to Calif. universities

(AP) – A new survey shows fewer eligible California high school graduates are enrolling in four-year state public universities. The Sacramento-based Public Policy Institute of California report on Wednesday shows there have been dramatic declines […]

05/10/2012

CSU teachers vote on strike

(CNS) – California State University teachers began voting today on whether to stage rolling two-day strikes at campuses across the state in protest of what they call lack of progress in contract talks. The California […]

04/16/2012

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