From left, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano listen to students speak during the public comments portion of the UC Regents meeting in San Francisco on Nov. 20. The University of California has approved raising tuition by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years unless the state devotes more money to the 10-campus system.
From left, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano listen to students speak during the public comments portion of the UC Regents meeting in San Francisco on Nov. 20. The University of California has approved raising tuition by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years unless the state devotes more money to the 10-campus system. Eric Risberg The Associated Press
From left, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Gov. Jerry Brown and University of California President Janet Napolitano listen to students speak during the public comments portion of the UC Regents meeting in San Francisco on Nov. 20. The University of California has approved raising tuition by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years unless the state devotes more money to the 10-campus system. Eric Risberg The Associated Press

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