The Advocate

AB540 expands financial resources

By Cindy Pantoja, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

A Senate Bill was added to the Assembly Bill 540 exemption to expand its requirements for waving non-resident college tuition. Prior to the expansion, eligibility was dependent on the applicant completing three years of high school...

Nonresident fee bill stalled

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2017

Under Senator Ricardo Lara’s proposed legislation, SB 68, two years of community college equates to current three-year requirements or that of a high school diploma or GED. The bill, which exempts undocumented students from paying the...

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