MSJC Adopts Tentative 2020-2021 Budget


The Mt. San Jacinto Community College District Board of Trustees unanimously adopted a tentative 2020-2021 budget during its meeting Thursday, June 25.

The tentative budget calls for $101,320,611 in spending and anticipates $103,867,999 in revenue.

Moving forward, the college will continue to analyze, evaluate, and recommend budget strategies to reflect the current economic recession due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The state of California budget agreement reached June 22 maintains 2019-2020 spending levels for Strong Workforce, K-12 Strong Workforce, Adult Education, and Student Equity and Achievement programs in which MSJC participates.

The MSJC Board of Trustees will consider Oct. 8 adoption of the final 2020-2021 budget.

Mt. San Jacinto College serves about 27,000 students in a district covering 1,700 square miles from the San Gorgonio Pass to Temecula, with campuses in San Jacinto, Menifee, Banning and Temecula. In May 2020, MSJC awarded a record-breaking 3,554 degrees and certificates to 1,958 graduates.

Submitted by Mt. San Jacinto College.