Universities and Colleges

At UC Santa Barbara, housing is so tight that lounge areas are being rearranged to serve as rooms for students. (Facebook/UC Santa Barbara)

Thousands of UC students struggle to find housing

‘I’ll be sleeping in a car or maybe a tent’

  • Sep 13, 2021

 

At Berkeley, 27% of undergraduates receive federal Pell Grants, aimed at helping low- and moderate-income students pay for college. <ins>(Shutterstock)</ins>

Why Cal (not Harvard) is America’s top college

Forbes’ #1 ranking underscores that private universities are often engines of wealth inequality

  • Sep 13, 2021

 

Some California universities are tracking vaccination rates and the number of students in isolation and quarantine; others are reporting numbers of confirmed COVID cases on campus.(Courtesy Julie Leopo/EdSource)

How California universities are tracking campus COVID cases

Cal State and UC campuses have dashboards, but details vary

  • Sep 10, 2021

 

City College of San Francisco’s main campus on Ocean Avenue (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

California’s community colleges move to require ethnic studies

California community college students pursuing an associate degree will soon likely have…

  • May 24, 2021
City College of San Francisco’s main campus on Ocean Avenue (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)