Welcome to the Committee on Higher Education

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are university, state university, and community college systems, postsecondary education, and student financial aid.

The Higher Education Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 173 and the phone number is (916) 319-3960.

Assembly Member Jose Medina

Assembly Member Jose Medina,
Chair of the Higher Education Committee

Assembly Member Steven S. Choi, Ph.D.

Assembly Member Steven S. Choi, Ph.D.,
Vice Chair of the Higher Education Committee

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COVID-19 Information

We encourage the public to provide written testimony before the hearing by visiting the committee website at https://ahed.assembly.ca.gov/ and following the web portal submission instructions. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

Due to the statewide stay-at-home order and guidance on physical distancing, seating for this hearing will be very limited for press and for the public. All are encouraged to watch the hearing from its live stream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.

The Capitol will be open for attendance of this hearing, but the public is strongly encouraged to participate via the web portal or one of the Remote Testimony Stations available for testimony outside of the Capitol.

Information regarding Remote Testimony Station locations will be made available on the committee website closer to the hearing date. We encourage the public to monitor the committee’s website for updates.

Committee Room

Contact Information

Assembly Higher Education Committee
1020 N Street, Room 173
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.3960 phone
916.319.3961 fax
Members & Staff

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