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Funding Increase for Community Colleges Community colleges get the bulk of higher education funds in the governor’s budget, which includes a new formula for dispersing the money. Read More
California’s Dream Act As the federal government moves to end the DACA program, California is continuing to support the higher education aspirations of undocumented students. Read More
Federal Policy Shift on Private For-Profit Schools The federal government is pulling back on regulation of for-profit colleges. California is moving in the opposite direction. Read More
Year-Round Pell Grant Revived As California’s public universities work to increase the number of students who graduate within four years, the federal government has reinstituted the year-round Pell Grant—a financial aid program that can help accomplish this goal. Read More
The Growth of Cal Grants Cal Grants are an essential tool for improving the economic mobility of California’s neediest residents. Read More

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