Mayor Sam Liccardo raises $6 million to pilot innovative program in which small “scholar dollar” awards can add up to $5,000 by graduation.
Experts suggest reforms in admissions, financial aid and transfer policies to legally increase diversity among students and faculty.
Facing the uncertainty of the coronavirus crisis, a Cal State Los Angeles student wonders what lies ahead.
Team of mentors and counselors from San Jose charter high keep in touch to ease transition to college for first-generation college students.
Almost half of UC's incoming freshman are in the first generation in their families to attend a four-year college or university. UC is bolstering counseling and other support for those students to help them graduate.