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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TICAS Lauds State Leaders for Historic Investments in College Affordability in 2021-22 California Budget Agreement

TICAS Lauds State Leaders for Historic Investments in College Affordability in 2021-22 California Budget Agreement

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Statement on California Governor Newsom's May Revision to the 2021-22 State Budget

Statement on California Governor Newsom's May Revision to the 2021-22 State Budget

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Reports

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Dreams Dashed: California Colleges Where Many Borrow But Few Repay

Dreams Dashed: California Colleges Where Many Borrow But Few Repay

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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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Blog Posts

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The Uneven Cost of COVID-19 on College Completion in California

The Uneven Cost of COVID-19 on College Completion in California

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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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Coalition Work

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Coalition Letter to California Senate Education Committee in Support of AB 1456, the Cal Grant Reform Act, as Amended April 12, 2021

Coalition Letter to California Senate Education Committee in Support of AB 1456, the Cal Grant Reform Act, as Amended April 12, 2021

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Coalition Letter Urging Targeted and Equitable Investments in the 2021-22 California State Budget

Coalition Letter Urging Targeted and Equitable Investments in the 2021-22 California State Budget

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