California State University, Long Beach

Cal State trustees expected to discuss budget priorities, student enrollment

Cal State trustees expected to discuss budget priorities, student enrollment

California State University trustees on Tuesday will discuss how to spend $3.4 billion in taxpayer funds earmarked for the system — more than what Gov. Jerry Brown initially proposed but still not enough to reverse a controversial tuition increase and tackle certain priorities such as building upgrades and maintenance needs.

The state’s 2017-18 budget gave Cal State an additional $177.2 million in recurring annual funds. That’s a $20-million increase from...

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