Recommended Reading

Our newspaper clippings collection

PPIC: “Californians Favor Higher Taxes over Higher Tuition” (January, 2017)

The $48 fix: Reclaiming California’s Master Plan for Higher Education (January, 2017)

Securing The Public Trust Practical Steps Toward Higher Education Finance Reform In California (January, 2017)

Equity, Interrupted: How California Is Cheating Its Future (January, 2017)

PPIC: “California’s Future: Higher Education” “California faces a serious shortage of college-educated workers.” (January, 2017)

LAO’s Analysis of the Higher Education section of the California 2016-17 Budget (February 26, 2016)

State Audit of University of California Budget, Enrollment, and Executive Compensation, assigned February 26, 2015.

PPIC Report “Higher Education in California: Institutional Costs” [HTML, 2014]

California Budget Project Report “From State to Student: How State Disinvestment has Shifted Higher Education Costs to Students and Families” [PDF, 2014]

PPIC Report “Closing the Gap: Meeting California’s Need for College Graduates” [HTML, 2009]

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education [HTML, 2008]

The State of Shared Governance, Open letter from Senate Chair Brown to President Yudof [PDF, 2008]

The Academic Senate’s “Report on the Cuts Proposed by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger” [PDF, 2008]

The Academic Senate’s “Current Budget Trends and the Future of the University of California” [PDF, 2007]

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education [HTML, 2007]

The History of the California Master Plan for Higher Education (UC Berkeley Center for Studies in Higher Education) [HTML]

UCOP’s “The 1960 Master Plan for Higher Education” [HTML]