Information and resources for UC’s federal advocacy efforts in support of the University’s federal budget and appropriations priorities.

FY 2017 Federal Priorities February 24, 2016 PDF

February 24, 2016

University of California's Fiscal Year 2017 federal funding priorities and corresponding letter from President Napolitano to the California congressional delegation.

UCSA and UC Urge Support Year-Round Pell November 17, 2016 PDF

November 17, 2016

A letter from UC President Janet Napolitano and University of California Student Association President Ralph Washington, Jr. urging support for critical investments to the Pell Grant program.

UC, CSU, CCC Letter Regarding Pell Grants November 17, 2016 PDF

November 17, 2016

Joint letter from UC, the California State University System and the California Community Colleges urging support for the Pell Grant program in the final FY 2017 funding legislation.

UC and UCSA Letter March 14, 2016 PDF

March 14, 2016

Letter from UC President Janet Napolitano and UC Student Association President Kevin Sabo urging Congress to protect the Pell Grant Program, Federal Perkins Loan Program and Stafford Student Loans.

FY 2017 Federal Budget Request Overview February 10, 2016 PDF

February 10, 2016

Summary of President Obama's Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request on the issues and programs that are of importance to the University.