Budget Watch

June 2013 

The Legislature passed the 2013-14 state budget on June 14, and it is currently awaiting the governor's signature.
The budget package contains $68.2 million more for community colleges than what was proposed in the governor's May Revise.
Here are the expected funding levels (if the governor does not veto any of these items):
  • Enrollment restoration: 1.63%
  • Cost-of-living adjustment: 1.57%
  • Student Success: $50 million augmentation (total of $99.2m)
  • Proposition 39 energy efficiency: $48 million (to be allocated by Chancellor's Office)
  • Deferred Maintenance: $30 million
  • Online education coordination and access: $16.9 million
  • Extended Opportunities Programs and Services: $15 million
  • Disabled Students Programs and Services: $15 million
  • CalWORKs: $8 million
  • Academic Senate: $150,000
More details will be available following the governor's final action on the budget.