CalFresh eligibility rules for students are changing in June. College students are being urged to apply before June 10.
The state has invested $500 million for jobs that help a student's career, not just working at campus cafeterias and bookstores.
CSU students now have access to housing grants if they're struggling to pay rent, thanks to a $10 million systemwide increase in state funding for basic needs.
UC faculty have pledged to withhold more than 30,000 grades this fall in solidarity with striking graduate workers. That could have implications for undergraduates who need certain grade point averages to keep their financial aid.
Students in need of year-round, stable housing — rather than only during academic terms — face particular challenges when deciding which school to attend.
After California Gov. Gavin Newsom last fall vetoed an overhaul of the state's main financial aid program, advocates for change are hopeful he will support their proposals this year.
California community colleges may be in line for a $100 million cybersecurity upgrade to thwart scammers who have attempted to fraudulently enroll and get financial aid.
Financial aid applications from California high school seniors lagging with about a month before priority deadline.
A student counselor from Fresno's McLane High inspires students with his history as a young immigrant and garners statewide prize.
AB 1456 would make major changes to California's main financial aid program, but it's unclear if Gov. Gavin Newsom will sign the bill.
The California Community Colleges system has been unable to provide student enrollment totals for fall 2020 or spring 2021, even before bots enrolled fake students.
Across California's community colleges, students are receiving varying amounts of emergency financial aid grants.
Chancellor Oakley says helping achieve President Biden's agenda is a "once in a generation opportunity."
Help with food and housing costs would enable more students to succeed and thrive in community college.
Learn more about college savings accounts and state and local proposals to start them for low-income youth.