Auditor Says UC Wrongly Admitted Well-Connected StudentsA California state audit has found that the University of California wrongly admitted at least 64 wealthy students over the past six years as “favors to donors, family, and friends."
University Of California's Top Doctor Says School Should Prepare For Online Classes Beyond Fall SemesterThe University of California's top doctor had a sobering message for the system's leaders this week: School won't go back to normal for at least another year.
UC System Requires Flu Shots For All Students, Staff By November 1The University of California announced on Friday an executive order requiring all staff, faculty and students to get a flu shot before November 1.
In Historic First, Latino Students Are Largest Group Admitted to UC's Freshman ClassFor the first time in history, Latino students make up the largest ethnic or racial group of Californians admitted to the University of California for the upcoming school year.
Trump Administration Rescinds Rule On Foreign StudentsFacing eight federal lawsuits and opposition from hundreds of universities, the Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded a rule that would have required international students to transfer or leave the country if their schools held classes entirely online because of the pandemic.
University Of California Completes Fossil Fuel DivestmentThe University of California announced Tuesday that it has divested from all fossil fuels, removing them from its $126-billion investment portfolio.
University Of California President Wants To End Use Of SAT & ACT In AdmissionsThe president of the University of California wants to end the use of the SAT and ACT as admission requirements and replace them with a homegrown test, according to a plan released Monday.
CSU, UC Sued By Students Demanding Refunds After Coronavirus Moves Classes OnlineThe CSU and the UC systems were sued Monday by students demanding refunds of some campus fees since the virus pandemic closed schools and forced learning online.
UC Leaders Support Dropping Use Of SAT, ACT For Admission RequirementTop leaders at the University of California say they support dropping the SAT and ACT exams from admission requirement.
All CSU And UC Campuses Now Required To Offer Medication Abortions By 2023All California State University and University of California campuses must offer medication abortions at student health centers by January 1, 2023.
Should UC And CSU Campuses Provide Medication Abortions? Governor Newsom To DecideIt is now up to Governor Gavin Newsom to decide if all of the University of California and California State University campuses offer medication abortions to students looking to abort a fetus. His predecessor, Governor Jerry Brown, vetoed a similar bill last session.
Proposed UC Davis Student Housing Complex Faces Critical TestDespite receiving the unanimous blessing of Davis city leaders a year ago, the developer behind a proposed 706-bed student housing project can't break ground until he gets past a local environmental activist's objection.
UC Research And Technical Workers Hit The Picket LinesUniversity of California research and technical workers are striking all over the state on Wednesday.
Protesters Suspicious Of UC Berkeley Downing Trees At People’s ParkA showdown was brewing at historic People’s Park, over some trees the University of California was cutting down.
California Assembly Backs Medication Abortion On CampusesThe California Assembly has voted to require all public universities to offer medication abortions at their campus health centers.