Adopted in 1960, California’s Master Plan for higher education guarantees a place in college for every state resident who can benefit. The historic blueprint produced systems and programs that have served as models for other states and for countries across the globe.


Press Releases & Statements

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Statement on California Governor Newsom’s 2021-22 Budget Proposal

Statement on California Governor Newsom’s 2021-22 Budget Proposal

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Out-of-Pocket College Costs Remain Unaffordable for Low-Income Californians, Strengthened State and Institutional Aid Can Help

Out-of-Pocket College Costs Remain Unaffordable for Low-Income Californians, Strengthened State and Institutional Aid Can Help

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Reports

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What’s Aid Got to Do With It? The Importance of Incorporating Financial Aid Data in California’s Cradle-to-Career Data System

What’s Aid Got to Do With It? The Importance of Incorporating Financial Aid Data in California’s Cradle-to-Career Data System

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Charting the Course for Redesigning Financial Aid in California

Charting the Course for Redesigning Financial Aid in California

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Blog Posts

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Diving Deeper into College Affordability Gaps in California: The Real Total Costs of Community College Students

Diving Deeper into College Affordability Gaps in California: The Real Total Costs of Community College Students

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Updates and Upcoming Opportunities for California’s Longitudinal Data System

Updates and Upcoming Opportunities for California’s Longitudinal Data System

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Coalition Work

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Organizations Submit Support-if-Amended Letter to Strengthen AB 1456, Cal Grant Reform

Organizations Submit Support-if-Amended Letter to Strengthen AB 1456, Cal Grant Reform

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Coalition Letter from Californians for College Affordability Urging Legislature to Increase Number of Annually Available Competitive Cal Grants

Coalition Letter from Californians for College Affordability Urging Legislature to Increase Number of Annually Available Competitive Cal Grants

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