The Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC) pursues policies that will improve student access, promote student success, engage and empower local student leaders, and enrich the collegiate experience for all California community college students.
Our Impact This Year
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News & Notes
SACRAMENTO -- The hiring of seasoned staff and revenue generated from AB 1504 (Medina, 2019) has created tremendous value for the 2.1 million students that the Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC’s) represents. Over the past year, these investments in the SSCCC’s capacity and capabilities have enabled us to advocate, lobby, and relentlessly represent community college students. We celebrate the following accomplishments:
“The decision to increase the cost of tuition, especially in times of economic hardship due to the Covid-19 pandemic, is incredibly insensitive to the struggles of students coming from first-generation, low-income, and underserved backgrounds. At a time when students are facing overwhelming financial burdens, more access not less should be available,” said SSCCC President, Gerardo Chavez.