California State University
CSU Chancellor Comments on State Budget
June 16, 2016
California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White on the passage of California budget June 15: "The budget adopted by the Legislature takes another important step toward supporting California State University efforts to expand opportunity, empower timely degree completion and close the achievement gap for low-income and underserved students.
"If signed by the governor, the budget will enable the university to admit more California high school graduates and community college transfer students. The budget also provides one-time funds to bolster CSU Graduation Initiative efforts and address critical infrastructure.
"The university remains committed to advocating for the necessary resources to support high-quality degree programs and workforce ready graduates who are equipped with the knowledge and soft skills to support a vibrant, innovative society and economy." Continue reading for more on the 2016-17 Budget Act.