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Cal State lowers enrollment growth, other expenditures for fall
Cal State lowers enrollment growth, other expenditures for fall

California State University will have to cut planned enrollment growth for the fall term -- from about 20,000 to 10,000 students -- after state funding fell short of expectations. The more pessimistic assessment was presented Tuesday to the Board of Trustees, at its regular meeting in Long Beach. The 23-campus university system had been lobbying for a funding increase of about $237.6 million -- instead of the $142.2 million proposed by Gov. Jerry Brown -- based on projections of higher than estimated state revenue. The California Senate and Assembly had proposed an additional $95 million to $100 million for the system, which would have supported an additional...

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