News from california student aid commission A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 06, 2015, 21:30 ET

2015 Arthur S. Marmaduke Award Nominations Now Open

 The California Student Aid Commission is seeking nominations for the 2015 Arthur S....

Feb 03, 2015, 22:43 ET

El Consulado General de México es la sede de Pasos a la Universidad (Steps to College) de 2015

 Pasos a la Universidad (Steps to College) de 2015 tiene lugar el sábado 7 de febrero de 2015, de 8:00 a.m. a 4:00 p.m., en el...

Feb 03, 2015, 15:51 ET

Consulate General of Mexico Hosts Steps to College 2015

 Steps to College 2015 takes place on Saturday, February 7, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Consulate General of Mexico in Sacramento,...

Jan 27, 2015, 13:40 ET

California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. Recognizes Appointee Ana A. Beltran

 On Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Ana A. Beltran of Los Angeles, joined by Governor Jerry Brown, the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, and...

Nov 24, 2014, 14:55 ET

Hal Geiogue Elected Chairman Of The California Student Aid Commission

The California Student Aid Commission has announced that Hal Geiogue has been elected as its new Chair.  Commissioner Geiogue replaces John R....

Sep 17, 2014, 13:02 ET

California's Middle Class Scholarship Brings Tuition Relief To Nearly 73,000 Students

The California Student Aid Commission has notified 72,965 California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) students of their...

Jun 13, 2014, 19:44 ET

Woodland Job Fair - UC Davis Student Mentors Linking Underserved Youth With Resources

 On Monday, June 16, 2014 from 11am to 3pm at the Yolo County One Stop Career Center (America's Job Center), 25 North Cottonwood Street,...

Jun 13, 2014, 18:49 ET

2014 Arthur S. Marmaduke Award Winner Announced

The California Student Aid Commission is proud to announce the winner of the 2014 Arthur S. Marmaduke Award is Ms. Andrea Goodwin of Los Angeles...

Jan 10, 2014, 17:25 ET

Consulate General of Mexico Hosts Steps to College 2014

2014 Pasos a la Universidad Invites 3,000 Latino High School Students to College Financial Aid & Admissions Feria The California Student...

Oct 31, 2013, 14:53 ET

Rocsi Diaz Hosts Free L.A. Cash for College Event

"GET SCHOOLED" CELEBRITY AMBASSADOR RALLIES THOUSANDS OF LOS ANGELES HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS On...

Jun 04, 2013, 19:23 ET

ECMC Foundation Contributes $98 Million To The Cal Grant Program

The California Student Aid Commission (Commission) is pleased to announce the ECMC Foundation Board of Directors has authorized a contribution of...

Mar 27, 2013, 19:55 ET

Nominations Open For The 2013 Arthur S. Marmaduke Award

 The California Student Aid Commission is seeking nominations for the 2013 Arthur S. Marmaduke Award. This $1,500 award goes to one outstanding...

Feb 25, 2013, 20:26 ET

California Student Aid Commission Announces Unanimous Vote In Support Of Urging Congress And The President To Amend The Budget Control Act Of 2011

TO AVOID DEVASTATING CUTS TO EDUCATION The California Student Aid Commission has announced its unanimous support for urging Congress and the...

Dec 03, 2012, 11:58 ET

John R. McDowell, Jr. Elected Chair Of The California Student Aid Commission

Also elected, Los Angeles Residents Ana Beltran as Vice-Chair and Chris Arzate as Secretary  The 15-member California Student Aid...

Oct 16, 2012, 12:31 ET

Diana Fuentes-Michel Addresses Students At University Of California, Davis

California Student Aid Commission Partners with Travis Credit Union  Diana Fuentes-Michel, Executive Director of the California Student...

Sep 17, 2012, 15:16 ET

California Student Aid Commission Announces Unanimous Vote In Support Of Proposition 30

"Proposition 30 is Essential to Student Aid Funds"  The California Student Aid Commission has announced  its unanimous support for...

Aug 15, 2012, 14:15 ET

Student Access to Graduation Rate and Career Data Moves a Step Closer

CSAC Committee to Conduct Hearing on SB70 Regulations A committee of the California Student Aid Commission will hold a public hearing...

Jul 31, 2012, 20:52 ET

1st-in-Nation Graduation and Loan Default Rate Benchmarks Eliminate 154 Schools

The California Student Aid Commission Monday released the certified list of Institutions of Higher Learning that will be eligible to participate in...

Jun 29, 2012, 16:11 ET

California Student Aid Commission Announces $85 Million Contribution from ECMC for Cal Grants

The California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) is pleased to announce that the ECMC Group Board of Directors has authorized a contribution in the...

May 18, 2012, 17:35 ET

California Student Aid Commission Votes To Oppose Key Provisions Of Governors Higher Education Budget Proposal

 The California Student Aid Commission yesterday, 5/17/12, voted to oppose proposed Cal Grant cuts and the realignment of the Cal Grant...