SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California State University will not raise tuition at its 23 campuses for the 2018-19 academic year.
— The CSU (@calstate) April 20, 2018
Chancellor Timothy White says the country's largest university system will drop its proposal to consider raising tuition by $228 a year, which trustees had planned to discuss in May.
White told The Associated Press that CSU will continue to press the state Legislature for increased funding, but will not put more financial burden on students. Undergraduate tuition is currently $5,742 a year.
University officials say Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed state budget allocates a fraction of what the university system needs to maintain its quality of education at a time of record-high enrollment.
The Legislature will vote on the budget in June.
(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press.)
- California State University will Not Raise Tuition for 2018-19
- UC proposes raising tuition for second consecutive year
- California State Universities make sexual misconduct rule changes
- University of Southern California President Steps Down
- California State Assembly Candidates
- Chico State University Farm Plant Sale
- Chico State University Speaks on "Consent"
- Measles Case at Chico State University
- California State Parks Rangers Graduate
- California Secretary of State Candidates