ELAC transfer fair to help students

By Rogelio Alvarez East Los Angeles College Transfer Center will have a University Transfer Fair on Wednesday Sept. 23rd from 10:00 am-1:00 pm on the walkway between Parking Structure 3 and the Swim Stadium. Representatives from the University of California (UC) system, California State Universities (CSU), private and out-of-state universities will be available to inform students on transfer requirements. The Transfer Fair has offered ELAC students the opportunity to talk…

September 22, 2015
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State cuts to modify CSU regulations

By Vivian Ramirez With the possibility of a $200 million budget cut pending the tax initiative in the November elections, California State Universities may shut their doors to new students for the Spring 2013 semester and create  a wait list of applicants for Fall 2013. The CSU system will turn down an estimated 20,000 to 25,000 student applicants for the 2012-13 school year. But freezing Spring enrollment at many campuses is…

March 28, 2012
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State cuts to increase tuition for Elans

  By Lindsey Maeda California’s unpromising economic state is likely to trigger another round of spending cuts, which would mean a $10 per unit increase in tuition at community colleges statewide. The Legislative Analyst’s Office reported last week that the state has not received its desired budget of $88.5 billion. Therefore, the state’s $3.7 billion revenue shortfall will trigger a total of $2 billion in cuts to several state programs, some of which include the California Community Colleges, University of California and California State Universities. These…

November 23, 2011
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