The State Hornet

CSU Board of Trustees approves new opt-out fee

Jonathan Ayestas

February 3, 2015

The California State University Board of Trustees approved a proposal to impose an optional Student Involvement and Representation fee (SIRF) that would cost students $4 a year, or $2 a semester, to go towards the California State Student Association. The CSSA is a body of representatives fro...

Sacramento State plans not to implement student success fee

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

While 11 out of the 23 California State Universities have implemented an academic excellence or student success fee, Sacramento State will continue to use existing resources to allow more timely graduation of students.Director of Presidential Communications John Kepley said discussions of implementing a fee last summer we...

Board of Trustees discuss advocacy efforts for additional state funding

State Hornet Staff

March 28, 2014

Long Beach, CA -- The California State University Board of Trustees gathered this week for a three day meeting in Long Beach and covered several items, including an update on bottlenecks courses and current advocacy work for a 2014-2015 budget increase.Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs Ro...