Public Higher Education in California Faces a Fiscal Crisis Kevin Cook, Hans Johnson May 20 2020 With a sharp decline in state revenues due to COVID-19, California’s public colleges and universities face significant funding cuts that could reduce student access and services.
Covering the Real Costs of College Kevin Cook December 11 2019 With many students struggling to afford California’s high cost of living, state policymakers have sought to reform financial aid programs to address the full cost of attending college.
Should Applying for College Financial Aid Be a High School Requirement? Courtney Lee September 19 2019 A bill introduced in the state legislature would make it mandatory to apply for college financial aid as a way to increase the share of students who receive awards.
New Federal Data Sheds Light on Student Debt in California Hans Johnson August 9 2019 For the first time ever, the federal government has released data on college graduates’ student debt by type of degree and field of study.