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State Legislation, Colleges and Universities and Hispanic Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

For CASFAA Conference 2006

Ontario, CA

December 3, 2006


State legislation
State Legislation Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Gubernatorial Budget Proposal

    • Last Year’s Budget Positive for Higher Education

    • 2007/08 Outlook

  • Other Legislation Impacting Hispanic Students


2006 ca community colleges budget
2006 CA Community Colleges Budget Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $97.5M for 2% enrollment growth

  • $312.4M for 5.92% COLA

  • $55M for Economic Development and Career Technical Education


2006 ca community colleges budget1
2006 CA Community Colleges Budget Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $500,000 for the California Partnership for Achieving Students Success

  • $159.4M for equalization

  • Student fees reduced from $26/unit to $20/unit, effective with the Spring 2007 semester.


2006 csu budget
2006 CSU Budget Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $54.4M to buy out scheduled fee increases

  • $75.7M for 3% increase in basic budget support

  • $61.3M for 2.5% enrollment growth

  • $1.1M for Science and Math Teacher Initiative

  • $7M for Student Academic Preparation and Education Programs


2006 uc budget
2006 UC Budget Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $75M for buy out of scheduled fee increases

  • $51M for 2.5% enrollment growth

  • $80.5M for 3% basic budget increase

  • $375,000 for Science and Math Teacher Initiative

  • $19.3M for Student Academic Preparation and Education Programs


2006 csac budget
2006 CSAC Budget Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $38.8M increase in the Cal Grant Program

  • $11.9M to increase the maximum Cal Grant for new recipients at non-public colleges from $8,322 to $9,708

  • $6.8M for growth in the Assumption Program of Loans for Education (APLE)


Education bond proposition 1d
Education Bond Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to GoProposition 1D

  • Vote Outcome:

    • Yes: 4,573,007 56.9%

    • No: 3,474,751 43.1%

  • Split between segments:

    • CCC: $1.5B

    • CSU: $690M

    • UC: $890M


2006 financial aid bills
2006 Financial Aid Bills Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • AB 2813 (De La Torre)

  • AB 358 (Liu)

  • AB 751 (Chu)

  • AB 1315 (Liu)


The california dream act sb 160
The California DREAM Act (SB 160) Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Senate Bill SB 160 by Senator Cedillo would allow AB 540 students to apply for, and participate in, state financial assistance to the extent the federal law permits


College opportunity act of 2006 sb 1709
College Opportunity Act of 2006 (SB 1709) Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Direct the Governor to convene a “State of College Opportunity” meeting every two years through 2015

  • Family notification of college opportunities

  • Improve K-12 and community college coordination


College opportunity act of 2006 sb 17091
College Opportunity Act of 2006 (SB 1709) Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Require a 10-year enrollment plan for the entire education system

  • Decrease costs per graduate by 10% by focusing on increasing completion rates

  • Call on the state to develop a decade-long financing plan for California higher education


2007 08 budget outlook
2007-08 Budget Outlook Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • LAO forecasts the state facing an operating shortfall in excess of $5B in both 2007-08 and 2008-09.

  • The structural deficit of this year drew down our reserves to $3B (from $9B).

  • CSU and UC both proposing fee increases (unless bought out by Governor)


Federal legislation
Federal Legislation Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Current Presidential Budget Proposal

  • Other Legislation Impacting Hispanic Students

  • New Congress’ Education Priorities


Presidential budget proposal
Presidential Budget Proposal Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go


Presidential budget proposal1
Presidential Budget Proposal Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go


Presidential budget new programs
Presidential Budget- New Programs Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Academic Competitiveness Grants

    • $850 million

  • Advancing America Through Foreign Language Partnerships - $24 million

  • Community-Based Job Training Grants

    • $150 million


Other legislation
Other Legislation Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • DREAM Act

    • S 2075 DREAM Act (Sen. Durbin, IL)

  • Student Adjustment Act

    • HR 1684 (108th Congress)

  • McCain-Kennedy Bill

    • S1033  The Secure America and Orderly Immigration Act


Other legislation1
Other Legislation Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • SMART Grants (Senator Frist)

    • Will provide Pell Grant eligible students:

      • $4,000 grants per year for maintaining a 3.0 GPA and majoring in math, science, engineering, technology or foreign languages critical to national security during their third and fourth years of college.


Other legislation2
Other Legislation Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act of 2005

    • HR 921 (Rep. Randy Forbes, VA) – 2/17/05

    • S 432 (Sen. George Allen, VA) – 2/17/05

    • $250M Appropriation


Where we hope to go
Where We Hope Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to GoTo Go

  • Title V Request for 2007

  • Additional Appropriations Request for 2007

  • The Farm Bill

  • Strengthen K-20 Pipeline HACU Requests


Hacu title v request for 2007
HACU Title V Request for 2007 Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • Title V Appropriations for Undergraduate Support for HSIs - $175M

  • First Time Legislation and Funding for Graduate Education Under Title V - $20M


Hacu appropriations request for 2007
HACU Appropriations Request for 2007 Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • USDA – Request $20M for HSIs under Title VII of the Farm Bill, $25M under Title X

  • DOD - $15M for R&D, testing and evaluation infrastructure, $5M for faculty development

  • US Dept. of Energy - $10M for the Western Hemisphere Energy Cooperation


Hacu appropriations request for 20071
HACU Appropriations Request for 2007 Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • HUD - $12M for HUD HSI Assisting Communities Program; $5M to reinstate HUD HSI Work-Study Program

  • DHHS - $20M for HSIs for the National Institutes of Health


Hacu appropriations request for 20072
HACU Appropriations Request for 2007 Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • NASA - $10M to elevate Proyecto Access to a nationwide program.

  • NSF - $20M for HSIs for research, curriculum, and infrastructure development


The farm bill
The Farm Bill Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • The Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 is set to expire in 2007 and must be renewed.

  • Seek to increase funds for HSIs to conduct R&D, expand infrastructure, curriculum and outreach capacity.

  • Seek to expand funding in other parts of Farm Bill


Strengthen k 20 pipeline 2007 requests
Strengthen K-20 Pipeline – 2007 Requests Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • $442.2M for Migrant Education Program

  • $44.85M for Drop Out Prevention

  • $42.1M for High School Equivalency Program/College Assistance Migrant Program (HEP-CAMP)

  • $325M for GEAR UP

  • $900M for TRIO


New congress education priorities
New Congress’ Education Priorities Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

  • “Student Loan Sunshine Act”, Sen. Kennedy

  • Increase Pell Grants from $4,050 to $5,100

  • Cap college loan payments to no more than 15% of your income

  • Cut student loan interest rates


Contact information
Contact Information Students: Where We’ve Been and Where We Hope to Go

Western Regional Office

915 L Street, Suite 1425

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: (916) 442-0392

Fax: (916) 446-4028


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