Birgeneau condemns new legislation limiting out-of-state enrollment

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Chancellor Robert Birgeneau has requested that a proposed piece of state legislation that could cap out-of-state student enrollment at UC campuses be withdrawn from consideration by the state Senate. Birgeneau asked that Sen. Michael Rubio, D-Shafter, withdraw his proposed constitutional amendment — which would establish a 10 percent cap on out-of-state enrollment
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Data shows overall increase in enrollment, underrepresented minorities

Overall enrollment at UC Berkeley has increased by about 300 students since last fall, bringing the total number of students to over 36,000, according to data released Wednesday by the campus. The data shows a numerical increase in enrollment for almost every ethnic category, including underrepresented minorities, over the past
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Enrollment data prompt debate over makeup of student body

SAN FRANCISCO—At a meeting of the UC Board of Regents Wednesday, admissions and enrollment data generated debate among board members who were divided over how the university will determine the makeup of its student body in years to come, while balancing a need to increase revenue, decrease excess costs and
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