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Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

March 21, 2018

Over 30 students and faculty congregated around the doors of the California State University Chancellor’s Office in Long Beach Tuesday morning. As the crowd waited for the Board of Trustees meeting to begin, ...

Long Beach NAACP to host Q&A with Chancellor White

Long Beach NAACP to host Q&A with Chancellor White

February 7, 2018

Just two months into the year, news of a potential tuition hike and an overflow of applications have flooded the Cal State system. As concerns regarding these issues reach an all-time high, organizations ar...

Raising tuition places an unnecessary burden on CSULB students

Daniel Green, Opinions Editor

February 7, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

The Cal State system received a shock when Governor Jerry Brown released his proposal for the 2018-19 state budget. The biggest news was the decrease in funding from the expected $263 million, to a much smaller $92.1 million. This leaves a $171 million gap in funding that is likely going to be forced on students. Unfortunately, the first reaction from the Cal State Board of Trustees is to fall back on an increase in tuition. While this...

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...

CSULB fights hate speech and tuition increase

CSULB fights hate speech and tuition increase

November 9, 2017

Systemwide issues All eyes and ears were focused on Associated Student Inc. President Joe Nino as he announced that tuition may increase for the second year in a row during Wednesday’s meeting. ...

Non-profit organization for free tuition may be adopted by CSULB  

Non-profit organization for free tuition may be adopted by CSULB  

October 10, 2017

This story has been updated Oct. 11.   Student organization Rise is off and running after a second reading of the campaign for free tuition was passed 13-0-9 at the Associated Students Inc. Senate meeting Wednesday. Yet with nine abstentions, sen...

Tuition increase still not enough for CSU budget needs

Tuition increase still not enough for CSU budget needs

Valerie Osier and Chrystina Schwartz, Staff Writers

April 4, 2017

Filed under CSU, News, Showcase

The California State University Board of Trustees voted on March 22 to increase tuition by 5 percent, but the tuition increase won’t entirely fix the support budget shortfall; the CSU still needs over $90 mi...

Tuition increase approved by board of trustees

Tuition increase approved by board of trustees

March 22, 2017

California State University Board of Trustees voted 11-8 for a $270 annual tuition increase which will take effect this fall. Students shouted their protests both inside and outside the doors of Chance...