Table 8

                   CSU Systemwide First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools
                    By Ethnic Group With Percent By Admission Category, Fall 1996


                        ------Regular------   ----Alternative----   ------Special------        All
   Ethnic Group                N          P          N          P          N          P     Groups

   African American        1,468       61.3          8        0.3        917       38.3      2,393
   American Indian           218       80.7          3        1.1         49       18.1        270
   Asian American          3,472       87.3          3        0.1        502       12.6      3,977
   Filipino                1,650       91.1          1        0.1        160        8.8      1,811
   Mexican American        3,956       73.5          9        0.2      1,415       26.3      5,380
   Other Latino            1,397       78.3          3        0.2        384       21.5      1,784
   Pacific Islander          123       87.2          0        0.0         18       12.8        141
   White,Non-Latino        9,559       93.0         23        0.2        700        6.8     10,282



   Total Identified       21,843       83.9         50        0.2      4,145       15.9     26,038
   Unknown                 2,400       88.3          6        0.2        313       11.5      2,719
   Non-Resident Alien        242       79.3          0        0.0         63       20.7        305
   All Groups             24,485       84.3         56        0.2      4,521       15.6     29,062


                                                                Table 9

                                 CSU Systemwide First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools
                                                  by Ethnic Group, from Fall 1987

                                                                Number


Ethnic Group             1987       1988       1989       1990       1991       1992       1993       1994       1995       1996
African American        1,782      1,756      1,895      2,048      1,992      1,754      1,651      1,993      2,077      2,393
American Indian           216        220        261        243        229        187        215        248        318        270
Asian American          3,829      4,325      4,601      4,674      4,339      3,772      3,654      3,879      3,795      3,977
Filipino                1,056      1,372      1,577      1,645      1,368      1,126      1,119      1,320      1,610      1,811
Mexican American        2,753      3,113      3,702      3,896      4,055      3,714      4,015      4,624      5,064      5,380
Other Latino              992        893        915      1,071      1,239      1,120      1,119      1,448      1,702      1,784
Pacific Islander          130        121         98        129         94        122        101        109        135        141
White,Non-Latino       16,561     16,496     14,778     12,339     10,684      8,334      7,606      8,465      9,461     10,282



Total Identified       27,319     28,296     27,827     26,045     24,000     20,129     19,480     22,086     24,162     26,038
Unknown                 1,231      1,601      1,705      1,698      1,598      1,332      1,419      1,591      2,098      2,719
Non-Resident Alien        447        503        500        433        422        476        479        678        318        305
All Groups             28,997     30,400     30,032     28,176     26,020     21,937     21,378     24,355     26,578     29,062



                                                                Percent


African American          6.5        6.2        6.8        7.9        8.3        8.7        8.5        9.0        8.6        9.2
American Indian           0.8        0.8        0.9        0.9        1.0        0.9        1.1        1.1        1.3        1.0
Asian American           14.0       15.3       16.5       17.9       18.1       18.7       18.8       17.6       15.7       15.3
Filipino                  3.9        4.8        5.7        6.3        5.7        5.6        5.7        6.0        6.7        7.0
Mexican American         10.1       11.0       13.3       15.0       16.9       18.5       20.6       20.9       21.0       20.7
Other Latino              3.6        3.2        3.3        4.1        5.2        5.6        5.7        6.6        7.0        6.9
Pacific Islander          0.5        0.4        0.4        0.5        0.4        0.6        0.5        0.5        0.6        0.5
White,Non-Latino         60.6       58.3       53.1       47.4       44.5       41.4       39.0       38.3       39.2       39.5



Total Identified         94.2       93.1       92.7       92.4       92.2       91.8       91.1       90.7       90.9       89.6
Unknown                   4.2        5.3        5.7        6.0        6.1        6.1        6.6        6.5        7.9        9.4
Non-Resident Alien        1.5        1.7        1.7        1.5        1.6        2.2        2.2        2.8        1.2        1.0
All Groups              100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0      100.0