After “careful consideration of a multitude of factors,” all 23 California State University campuses will remain online for the spring semester Chancellor Timothy P. White announced Thursday.
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Through CSU Fully Online, currently enrolled students may register for an online course at any of the 23 campuses at no additional cost and receive transferable GE credit.
The California State University system is facing a budget cut of $299 million from the state stemming from coronavirus-related impacts. According to CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White, the CSU faces a three-year financial challenge likely to include layoffs.
In the wake of changes to CSUs as a result of COVID-19, students are calling for CSU officials to intervene with stipends for lost jobs, reimbursements of student fees, free on-campus housing for the remainder of pandemic and more.
University officials are working to begin distributing funds allocated to the California State University system by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Stimulus Act.
The BoT held its meeting via videoconference to maintain social distancing practices. The Long Beach State Student Success Center will be renamed the Shakarian Family Student Success Center after a “notable donation.”
After weeks of debate, ASI ruled in favor of lobbying on behalf of the ethnic studies requirement resolution.
In a divisive vote, ASI Senate does not pass Senate Resolution #2020-13 which would require the California State University system to include a three-unit ethnic studies course as a general education requirement.
In a 16-0-2 vote, ASI voted to hear two bills regarding education rights for prisoners.
White said he will retire by the end of the 2019-20 academic year. White has led the largest university system in the nation since 2012.