SJSU keeping admission preference for locals

San Jose State

February 28, 2012 10:39:19 AM PST
San Jose State University officials say they will continue to stand by a promise to give favor local students in admissions.

Officials had considered last week to end the advantage given to South Bay students to deal with state budget cuts. It would have affected some 1,400 South Bay high school graduates and community college transfers. But, campus leaders backed off on the plan - after two days of meetings.