The Advocate

AB 540 expansion offers discounted education options

By Michael Santone, Associate Editor

April 17, 2018

Eligibility requirements for undocumented students to receive in-state tuition and financial aid throughout the state of California has been expanded under Senate Bill 68. Signed by Gov. Jerry Brown back in October, SB 68 br...

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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