UC System Set To Sue Government Over Rule Barring International StudentsThe UC system is set to sue the federal government over new rules that bar international students from staying in the United States if they attend universities that offer online-only instruction as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
University Of California Regents Endorse Affirmative Action MeasureThe University of California's governing board voted Monday to unanimously support a measure to restore affirmative action programs and repeal a controversial statewide ban that has been blamed for a decline in diversity in the prestigious university system.
University Of California Completes Fossil Fuel DivestmentThe University of California announced Tuesday that it has divested from all fossil fuels, removing them from its $126-billion investment portfolio.
University Of California Imposes Pay Freeze As Losses MountThe University of California is imposing a system-wide freeze on salaries of its non-unionized employees due to enormous financial losses caused by the coronavirus pandemic, President Janet Napolitano said Monday.
University Of California President Wants To End Use Of SAT & ACT In AdmissionsThe president of the University of California wants to end the use of the SAT and ACT as admission requirements and replace them with a homegrown test, according to a plan released Monday.
CSU, UC Sued By Students Demanding Refunds After Coronavirus Moves Classes OnlineThe CSU and the UC systems were sued Monday by students demanding refunds of some campus fees since the virus pandemic closed schools and forced learning online.
University Of California Report Says UC Should Keep SATsA highly anticipated report from a University of California faculty task force is recommending that the prestigious 10-campus public university system keep the SAT and ACT tests as part of its admissions process.
University Of California Delays Vote On Raising TuitionThe University of California has delayed a contentious vote originally planned for Wednesday on whether to raise tuition at UC's 10 campuses.
UC Leaders Support Dropping Use Of SAT, ACT For Admission RequirementTop leaders at the University of California say they support dropping the SAT and ACT exams from admission requirement.
All CSU And UC Campuses Now Required To Offer Medication Abortions By 2023All California State University and University of California campuses must offer medication abortions at student health centers by January 1, 2023.
UC President Janet Napolitano Announces Plans To Step Down Come 2020University of California President Janet Napolitano has announced she plans to step down in August 2020.
Should UC And CSU Campuses Provide Medication Abortions? Governor Newsom To DecideIt is now up to Governor Gavin Newsom to decide if all of the University of California and California State University campuses offer medication abortions to students looking to abort a fetus. His predecessor, Governor Jerry Brown, vetoed a similar bill last session.
All UC's And CSU's May Be Required To Offer Medicated Abortions On CampusDespite cost concerns, the proposal to require all University of California and California State University campuses to offer medicated abortions at all university student health centers advanced and now goes to the full Assembly for a vote.
UC System Accepts Record Number Of California ApplicantsThe University of California has accepted a record number of freshmen and transfer students that includes the most ever from California for the 2019-20 academic year.
University Of California Will Strengthen Admissions Process After Admissions ScandalThe University of California is making a series of changes to help combat fraud after an admissions scandal involving several colleges nationwide.