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UC regents endorse Brown's funding plan, but look to lawmakers for more
UC regents endorse Brown's funding plan, but look to lawmakers for more

The UC regents, in a meeting marked by feelings of relief and uncertainty, on Thursday embraced Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget proposal, which would significantly boost university funding, freeze in-state undergraduate tuition for two years, and require the 10-campus system to reform its pension plan and increase the number of transfer students it enrolls. But with no money in the plan to expand in-state undergraduate enrollment, officials said, they would be pressing lawmakers for extra funding. The board voted unanimously for the plan that Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano announced last week, after months of disagreement and bargaining. UC previously had sought to raise the...

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