RESOLUTION URGING MEMBERS OF THE CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE TO OPPOSE THE LEGISLATIVE ANALYST’S RECOMMENDATION TO TAKE MONEY FROM INSTITUTIONAL AID PROGRAMS AND REDIRECT IT TO THE CAL GRANT PROGRAM.

Whereas the Legislative Analyst has recommended that money be taken from institutional aid programs and redirected to the Student Aid Commission to expand the Cal Grant programs, and such recommendation, if implemented, would in fact reduce the amount of grant funding to financially needy students at Sonoma State University and the California State University

Be it resolved that the Academic Senate of Sonoma State University expresses strong opposition to the Legislative Analyst’s recommendation on the redirection of money from institutional aid programs and urges members of the California Legislature to oppose such redirection.

Approved by the Senate 5/9/02