19 Feb 2019

Committee proposes pay-per-credit tuition

SF State administrators proposed a strategy to charge students tuition on a per-credit basis at a Feb. 1 Budget Committee meeting, but board members debated whether raising the cost per

20 Apr 2018

Tuition hikes will not be made for California State University system

The California State University system will not increase tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year, according to a press release by Chancellor Timothy P. White. This decision is a result of

20 Apr 2017

Tuition freeze bill moves through state Assembly committees

The Higher Education Committee approved Assembly bills Tuesday that will benefit California students if passed, including one that would freeze tuition until December 2020. Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva and leaders of

02 May 2016

Students approve Gator Pass for Fall 2017

SF state students voted nearly 3-to-1 in favor of the Gator Pass after the student elections April 11-15. Students will have unlimited access to the Muni buses and light rails of San Francisco

26 Aug 2013

Turns out, college is worth the cost

Whether you are just beginning your college journey or continuing the trudge through semesters, we are all unified by the fact that our venture for higher education has a price

02 Feb 2013

Decrease tuition to pre-recession levels

Some welcome news came from the California State University Board of Trustees over the break: for the first time since 2006 they aren’t planning on any tuition hikes for this

14 Dec 2012

SF State leads California public university system with affordable education, efficient administration

California’s state plan for public education promises college students affordable higher education, but a steady decrease in state funding for the past 50 years threatens that promise. In fact, 81

19 Oct 2012

California needs to stop neglecting public education and offer more scholarships

We all know that a college workload is hard enough, but adding a job or two jobs on top of that can be nearly impossible. When higher education is the

04 Oct 2012

CSU tuition increase consultation law proves good step in right direction but not the cure

Mixed news came out of Sacramento Sept. 27 as Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 970 into law. The Legislature is now requiring the CSU Board of Trustees to consult

20 Sep 2012

UPDATE: Cal State Board of Trustees approves 5 percent tuition increase if Prop. 30 fails

UPDATE Sept. 20: The California State University Board of Trustees approved a 5 percent tuition increase and a $250 million cut to the CSU system yesterday if Proposition 30 fails.