Fees-Foreign Bachelor's Degrees

Resolution Number
Carla Soracco
Assigned to
Budget & Finance Operational Committee
Budget and Finance

Whereas students who have a bachelor's or higher degree from any public or private postsecondary educational institution are required to pay a state mandated fee of $50 per unit per semester, with certain exemptions for dislocated workers, displaced homemakers and recipients of benefits under AFDC, SSI or general assistance programs, and

Whereas students who have a bachelor's degree from selected foreign colleges and universities may not apply these degrees for the purpose of academic evaluation or credit for matriculation and transfer purposes,

Resolved that the Academic Senate recommend to the Board of Governors that students with bachelor's degrees or higher from foreign institutions that are not accepted for academic matriculation purposes be exempt from the $50 per unit fee.