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CSUs prepare for no tuition increase in Fall 2013

Lindsay Oda

February 1, 2013

The California State University system plans to keep tuition at its current rates for the Fall 2013 semester after Gov. Jerry Brown released a state budget proposal allocating an additional $125.1 million for CSUs Jan. 10. The...

Delayed fee votes prove student activism matters

Xpress Staff

November 15, 2012

This past week has been a bit of a roller coaster when it comes to the CSU’s budget. Students scored a monumental victory with the passage of Proposition 30, as California voters decided to raise their own taxes to try and ...

Voters likely to pass Prop. 30

Kale Williams

November 7, 2012

Victory for Proposition 30 — Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax measure intended to prevent massive cuts in state funding to education — looked likely Tuesday night as votes continued to be counted. If passed, Prop. 30 would raise an estimated $6.8 billion in additiona...

Vote 'yes' on Prop. 30 to save higher education

Xpress Staff

November 2, 2012

From debates to attack ads to those pesky emails from Joe Biden asking for a couple bucks, it’s been hard to step out of bed the last couple months without landing your foot in something political. But as college students,...

Prop. 30 to give students helping hand with tuition woes

Ellie Loarca

October 30, 2012

The life of a student isn't what it used to be. With overcrowded classrooms, limited financial aid and increased tuition costs, higher education in California is barely staying afloat. It's because of this that Gov. Jerry Brown...

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

Caitlin Byrne

September 20, 2012

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. The board approved a tuition rollback of 9.1 ...

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