In this Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, Caitriona Smyth, center, yells as she and other students march under Sather Gate during a protest against tuition increases at UC Berkeley. Now, as record numbers of high school graduates in California qualify for admission, the UC and CSU systems are considering raising tuition for the first time in six years.
In this Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, Caitriona Smyth, center, yells as she and other students march under Sather Gate during a protest against tuition increases at UC Berkeley. Now, as record numbers of high school graduates in California qualify for admission, the UC and CSU systems are considering raising tuition for the first time in six years. Jeff Chiu AP file
In this Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, Caitriona Smyth, center, yells as she and other students march under Sather Gate during a protest against tuition increases at UC Berkeley. Now, as record numbers of high school graduates in California qualify for admission, the UC and CSU systems are considering raising tuition for the first time in six years. Jeff Chiu AP file

UC needs to make a better case to increase tuition

November 21, 2016 03:36 PM