Lara wants end to extra student fees

August 18, 2011

DOWNEY – Assemblyman Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) sent a letter to the vice chancellor of academic affairs at California Community Colleges this week, questioning the legality of mandatory instructional material fees.

The letter is in response to a series of articles by the San Francisco Chronicle that called into question the legality of requiring students to pay additional fees to access key online course materials.