Approval shifts the question of whether the increases will be enacted or averted to Sacramento, where the governor and legislative leaders will start negotiating in January over the university system’s budget for next year.
University of California faculty members are criticizing a state lawmaker’s proposal to allow public college students to earn degree credit for online courses from outside education providers.
With the economy finally on the upswing, many in Sacramento are reconsidering education.
The UC system is banning smoking and chewing tobacco on all ten campuses starting in two years. Reaction to the ban was mixed at UC Davis on Thursday.