• Budget update demonstrates renewed commitment to PSE

    The Budget Update announced today by the BC government demonstrates the government’s commitment to increasing access to post-secondary education. Following the recent announcement to eliminate...

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  • Adult Basic Education made tuition fee-free again

    Announcement hailed as victory for students after determined campaign effort VICTORIA—Students are celebrating a major victory today for some of British Columbia’s most impoverished students,...

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  • Throne Speech reverses BC Liberal funding cut to adult basic education

    VICTORIA—Among the many promises and commitments in yesterday’s Speech from the Throne was the announcement that that the BC Liberal government would reverse its funding...

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  • Literacy funding inadequate in addressing basic education needs

    A recent BC Liberal announcement allocating funding for community adult literacy programs shortchanges the 25,000 Adult Basic Education students at the province’s public post-secondary institutions,...

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  • Standing Committee on Finance again recommends improvements to post-secondary affordability, but will government act?

    VANCOUVER– Following its annual province-wide consultation process, the BC Legislature’s Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services has endorsed students’ call for more affordable...

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  • City Proclaims “Adult Basic Education Day” as Tuition Skyrockets

    The City of Vancouver has proclaimed September 12, 2016 “Adult Education Day” as students head back to campuses with even less funding than last year....

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