Speaking at the University of Southern California on Wednesday, Napolitano said she was also hopeful the university system will be able to forestall any tuition increase for the next academic year.
Two state lawmakers are putting forth a constitutional amendment that would strip the University of California of some of its autonomy.
A new poll finds that a majority of California adults say the state is not providing enough money for its public colleges and universities, but they also are unsure what to do about it.
Students at UC Berkeley are planning to rally against a series of planned tuition increases on the 50th anniversary of a pivotal event in the school’s storied campus activism.
Democratic legislative leaders returning to the state Capitol are taking aim at tuition hikes approved by the University of California.
Students gathered on the campus of UC Davis Tuesday to protest planned tuition hikes.
Tuition at the University of California’s 10 campuses would rise by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years under a plan UC President Janet Napolitano is expected to present to the system’s governing board Thursday.
Take advantage of scholarships offered to Sacramento students to forgo debilitating student loans.
University of California officials are now warning tuition at their campuses could soar again by a whopping 20 percent if voters don’t pass the governor’s tax hike initiative in November.
Undergraduate tuition at the University of California could nearly double over the next five years under a budget plan set to be considered Thursday by school officials.
In a time when state college budgets are being slashed, UC schools are giving their out-of-state students a big break.
The financially strapped University of California is actively recruiting more out-of-state and international students to bolster budgets.