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CSU launches fully online program to increase enrollment opportunities

CSU launches fully online program to increase enrollment opportunities

July 16, 2018

The California State University system has introduced yet another program meant to help increase the number of students graduating in a timely manner. The new CSU Fully Online program will enable full-time students ...

CSULB doubles down on students doing ‘more in four’

CSULB doubles down on students doing ‘more in four’

May 19, 2018

Cal State Long Beach is climbing the ladder to elite school status as timely graduation rates continue to rise. But some students argue they actually suffer from the fast-paced movement in-and-out of college....

President Conoley addresses budget deficit

President Conoley addresses budget deficit

April 8, 2018

An $11 million Cal State Long Beach budget deficit may result in an increased availability of online classes, a delay in new renovation projects and a “strategic chilling” of the number of tenure-track h...

CSULB President Conoley speaks to families of Long Beach about preparing for college

CSULB President Conoley speaks to families of Long Beach about preparing for college

February 25, 2018

Cal State Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley Sunday took the stage at a local church Sunday to deliver an emotional call to action — earn a college degree despite financial roadblocks.   “A ...

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

February 4, 2018

Trailing the announcement of a potential increase in tuition last November, the Cal State University Board of Trustees met Tuesday to discuss the issue again in more concrete terms. Going into the 2018-2019...

Governor Brown’s proposed final budget plan is not enough to fund Cal State system

Governor Brown’s proposed final budget plan is not enough to fund Cal State system

January 21, 2018

Just hours after California Governor Jerry Brown released his budget plan on Jan. 10, members of the Cal State system were quick to criticize. Brown’s plan offered to allocate $92.1 million toward the...

CSU Board of Trustees talk of another potential tuition increase

CSU Board of Trustees talk of another potential tuition increase

James Chow, Assistant News Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under CSU, News, Today

For several hours Tuesday afternoon, a 25-member board of trustees sat at the round tables in the Cal State University Chancellor’s Office to deliberate on an operating budget plan, which could potent...

Graduation Initiative 2025 pushes summer sessions

Mayra Bermudez, Contributing Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

As a part of the Graduation Initiative 2025, the California State University system plans to raise the amount of students graduating within four years. One of the strategies to achieve this goal is to increase summer session enrollment. According to the CSU website, this would allow students to keep to their own personal timelines, ideally to graduate on a four-, five- or six-year track. “Summer sessions should be a part of every stu...