Monday, December 14, 2015
Into the Valley of Hasty Planning & Inadequate Funding, Rode the 5,000
The deadline extension, the first in years, has created major buzz — and decidedly mixed reactions — up and down the state. UC officials said they extended the deadline to expand the pool of high-quality transfer applicants needed to help fill the 5,000 additional seats being earmarked for California students next year and 5,000 more over the following two years. The expansion was approved last month by the UC Board of Regents, which has come under political pressure to allot more seats to Californians after years of increasing spaces for out-of-state and international students who pay full tuition...
Full story at http://www.latimes.com/local/education/la-me-uc-transfer-20151214-story.html