California State University and its faculty union jointly announced Friday a deal that will raise instructor salaries 10.5 percent over the next two years.
By Alexei Koseff
April 8, 2016 – 10:00 AM
- Deal includes 7 percent bump this year
- CSU chancellor says deal provides ‘breathing room’ to figure out how to pay for it
- Strike scheduled for next week averted
Just days before California State University professors were expected to walk out on the job, Chancellor Timothy White and the California Faculty Association jointly announced Friday a tentative contract agreement far more expansive than the 5 percent raise teaching staff sought for nearly a year.