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Priority Registration Expanded

Senate Bill 906 (Beall) was signed by the Governor, making priority registration for foster youth across all three public systems of higher education a permanent benefit. The original bill had been scheduled to sunset at the end of 2016. The bill also

Financial Aid Now Available

There are two major changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process this year. First, the 2017-18 FAFSA will be available to students earlier than in previous years. The FAFSA opened on October 1, 2016, three months

AB 2506 Signed by Governor

Assembly Bill 2506 (Thurmond) was signed into law by Governor Brown last week. The new law restricts the use of Chafee ETV funds at schools that do not meet certain graduation and loan default criteria, a practice in place already for CalGrants.