Table 24

                Regularly Admitted First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools by Ethnicity
                                             Fall 1989 to Fall 1998


  Ethnic Group           1989     1990     1991     1992     1993     1994     1995     1996     1997     1998

  African American      1,061    1,121    1,082      923      825    1,087    1,115    1,468    1,593    1,473

  American Indian         207      200      179      140      176      187      254      218      236      203

  Asian American        4,202    4,266    3,975    3,384    3,248    3,408    3,232    3,472    3,677    3,940

  Filipino              1,477    1,493    1,286    1,034    1,017    1,220    1,440    1,650    1,745    1,893

  Mexican American      2,681    2,778    2,831    2,471    2,582    3,079    3,518    3,956    4,388    4,398

  Other Latino            713      816      957      839      825    1,064    1,232    1,397    1,409    1,421

  Pacific Islander         85      115       84      106       83       88      109      123      131      132

  White, Non-Latino    14,085   11,698   10,226    7,905    7,169    8,004    8,700    9,559    9,434   10,503

  Total Identified     24,511   22,487   20,620   16,802   15,925   18,137   19,600   21,843   22,613   23,963

  Unknown               1,530    1,535    1,456    1,188    1,276    1,427    1,828    2,400    2,711    3,064

  Non-Resident Alien      396      357      335      332      316      452      260      242      230      258

  All Groups           26,437   24,379   22,411   18,322   17,517   20,016   21,688   24,485   25,554   27,285

                                                    Table 25

                Specially Admitted First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools by Ethnicity
                                             Fall 1989 to Fall 1998


  Ethnic Group           1989     1990     1991     1992     1993     1994     1995     1996     1997     1998

  African American        826      920      907      830      821      899      956      918      766      638

  American Indian          50       40       46       44       38       58       64       49       44       40

  Asian American          397      406      362      386      404      468      560      503      494      408

  Filipino                 99      150       81       92      102      100      170      161      140      115

  Mexican American      1,002    1,100    1,204    1,233    1,424    1,541    1,529    1,416    1,113    1,112

  Other Latino            198      254      279      280      292      382      466      385      332      307

  Pacific Islander         13       14       10       16       18       20       26       18       24       26

  White, Non-Latino       600      559      383      391      409      444      732      703      670      578

  Total Identified      3,185    3,443    3,272    3,272    3,508    3,912    4,503    4,153    3,583    3,224

  Unknown                 152      152      131      136      135      158      262      314      306      263

  Non-Resident Alien      103       76       86      144      162      226       58       63       50       38

  All Groups            3,440    3,671    3,489    3,552    3,805    4,296    4,823    4,530    3,939    3,525
 

                                                                   Table 26

                                                    One Year Continuation Rates for Fall 1998
                                                          First-Time Freshmen by Ethnicity*

                           ---------Regular Admits----------   -------Alternative Admits--------   ---------Special Admits----------   -----------All First-Time Freshmen-----------
                                Entering                            Enrolled                            Enrolled                            Enrolled        Non-
 Ethnic Group        Sex   Previous Fall  Continuing     Pct   Previous Fall  Continuing     Pct   Previous Fall  Continuing     Pct   Previous Fall  Continuing  Continuing     Pct

 African American    M               537         416    77.5               6           2    33.3             303         211    69.6             846         217         629    74.3
                     W             1,087         838    77.1               8           3    37.5             483         342    70.8           1,578         395       1,183    75.0
                     T             1,624       1,254    77.2              14           5    35.7             786         553    70.4           2,424         612       1,812    74.8

 American Indian     M                86          69    80.2               2           2   100.0              19           9    47.4             107          27          80    74.8
                     W               161         123    76.4               0           0     0.0              28          21    75.0             189          45         144    76.2
                     T               247         192    77.7               2           2   100.0              47          30    63.8             296          72         224    75.7

 Asian American      M             1,777       1,470    82.7               3           2    66.7             250         179    71.6           2,030         379       1,651    81.3
                     W             1,955       1,680    85.9               0           0     0.0             254         211    83.1           2,209         318       1,891    85.6
                     T             3,732       3,150    84.4               3           2    66.7             504         390    77.4           4,239         697       3,542    83.6

 Filipino            M               819         661    80.7               0           0     0.0              73          54    74.0             892         177         715    80.2
                     W               946         781    82.6               1           0     0.0              69          47    68.1           1,016         188         828    81.5
                     T             1,765       1,442    81.7               1           0     0.0             142         101    71.1           1,908         365       1,543    80.9

 Mexican American    M             1,710       1,314    76.8               3           3   100.0             461         325    70.5           2,174         532       1,642    75.5
                     W             2,690       2,196    81.6               3           0     0.0             656         522    79.6           3,349         631       2,718    81.2
                     T             4,400       3,510    79.8               6           3    50.0           1,117         847    75.8           5,523       1,163       4,360    78.9

 Other Latino        M               551         412    74.8               2           1    50.0             117          82    70.1             670         175         495    73.9
                     W               868         722    83.2               2           0     0.0             222         181    81.5           1,092         189         903    82.7
                     T             1,419       1,134    79.9               4           1    25.0             339         263    77.6           1,762         364       1,398    79.3

 Pacific Islander    M                60          46    76.7               0           0     0.0              11           8    72.7              71          17          54    76.1
                     W                79          63    79.7               0           0     0.0              14           8    57.1              93          22          71    76.3
                     T               139         109    78.4               0           0     0.0              25          16    64.0             164          39         125    76.2

 White, Non-Latino   M             4,203       3,332    79.3              12           6    50.0             381         250    65.6           4,596       1,008       3,588    78.1
                     W             5,655       4,632    81.9              17           8    47.1             337         247    73.3           6,009       1,122       4,887    81.3
                     T             9,858       7,964    80.8              29          14    48.3             718         497    69.2          10,605       2,130       8,475    79.9

 Total Identified    M             9,743       7,720    79.2              28          16    57.1           1,615       1,118    69.2          11,386       2,532       8,854    77.8
                     W            13,441      11,035    82.1              31          11    35.5           2,063       1,579    76.5          15,535       2,910      12,625    81.3
                     T            23,184      18,755    80.9              59          27    45.8           3,678       2,697    73.3          26,921       5,442      21,479    79.8

 Unknown             M             1,201         945    78.7               8           5    62.5             149         102    68.5           1,358         306       1,052    77.5
                     W             1,572       1,312    83.5               2           1    50.0             172         132    76.7           1,746         301       1,445    82.8
                     T             2,773       2,257    81.4              10           6    60.0             321         234    72.9           3,104         607       2,497    80.4

 Non-Resident Alien  M               262         183    69.8               1           0     0.0              30          22    73.3             293          88         205    70.0
                     W               285         213    74.7               0           0     0.0              30          22    73.3             315          80         235    74.6
                     T               547         396    72.4               1           0     0.0              60          44    73.3             608         168         440    72.4

 Grand Total         M            11,206       8,848    79.0              37          21    56.8           1,794       1,242    69.2          13,037       2,926      10,111    77.6
                     W            15,298      12,560    82.1              33          12    36.4           2,265       1,733    76.5          17,596       3,291      14,305    81.3
                     T            26,504      21,408    80.8              70          33    47.1           4,059       2,975    73.3          30,633       6,217      24,416    79.7


                                                          * includes first-time freshmen with transitory enrollment status


				Table 27
		Participation Rates:   CSU Fall First-Time Freshmen from California Public High Schools
		as a Percentage of All California Public High School Graduates, by Ethnic Group

	African	American	Asian			Pacific		
	American	Indian	American	 Filipino	Latino	Islander	White	  Total**

1988								
HS Grads	19,444	1,872	21,622	5,957	49,040	1,207	150,376	249,518
A-F Grads	4,413	468	11,004	2,321	9,376	330	47,926	75,838
Percent A-F	22.7	25.0	50.9	39.0	19.1	27.3	31.9	30.4
CSU FTF	1,520	193	4,236	1,095	3,442	104	14,140	26,072
Percent CSU FTF	7.8	10.3	19.6	18.4	7.0	8.6	9.4	10.4

1989								
HS Grads	18,568	1,929	22,352	6,344	51,809	1,336	142,291	244,629
A-F Grads	4,732	387	11,717	2,538	10,113	405	45,289	75,181
Percent A-F	25.5	20.1	52.4	40.0	19.5	30.3	31.8	30.7
CSU FTF	1,636	230	4,521	1,225	3,970	90	12,767	25,856
Percent CSU FTF	8.8	11.9	20.2	19.3	7.7	6.7	9.0	10.6

1990								
HS Grads	17,460	1,886	24,801	6,739	55,152	1,326	128,927	236,291
A-F Grads	4,458	397	12,773	2,785	10,734	377	42,830	74,354
Percent A-F	25.5	21.0	51.5	41.3	19.5	28.4	33.2	31.5
CSU FTF	1,775	211	4,621	1,250	4,355	110	10,656	24,381
Percent CSU FTF	10.2	11.2	18.6	18.5	7.9	8.3	8.3	10.3

1991
HS Grads	17,119	1,997	24,850	6,782	59,240	1,309	122,867	234,164
A-F Grads	4,879	433	13,711	2,988	12,747	398	42,204	77,360
Percent A-F	28.5	21.7	55.2	44.1	21.5	30.4	34.3	33.0
CSU FTF	1,770	195	4,299	1,046	4,628	79	9,290	22,690
Percent CSU FTF	10.3	9.8	17.3	15.4	7.8	6.0	7.6	9.7
								
1992								
HS Grads	17,656	2,112	26,342	7,167	66,199	1,412	123,706	244,594
A-F Grads	4,802	408	14,366	3,142	13,921	351	42,308	79,298
Percent A-F	27.2	19.3	54.5	43.8	21.0	24.9	34.2	32.4
CSU FTF	1,556	156	3,735	838	4,371	100	7,271	19,177
Percent CSU FTF	8.8	7.4	14.2	11.7	6.6	7.1	5.9	7.8

1993								
HS Grads	18,219	2,138	27,897	7,339	71,466	1,408	120,853	249,320
A-F Grads	5,050	463	15,166	3,158	14,629	380	43,458	82,304
Percent A-F	27.2	21.7	54.4	43.0	20.5	27.0	36.0	33.0
CSU FTF	1,470	192	3,621	857	4,690	90	6,619	18,761
Percent CSU FTF	8.1	9.0	13.0	11.7	6.6	6.4	5.5	7.5

1994								
HS Grads	18,979    	2,119	29,119	7,810	75,026	1,450	118,580	253,083
A-F Grads	5,173	469	15,267	2,979	15,357	352	41,666	81,263
Percent A-F	27.3	22.1	52.4	38.1	20.5	24.3	35.1	32.1
CSU FTF	1,740	214	3,706	1,026	5,291	98	7,312	21,388
Percent CSU FTF	9.2	10.1	12.7	13.1	7.1	6.8	6.2	8.5

1995								
HS Grads	18,864    	2,262	27,168	8,496	76,557	1,365	120,488	255,200
UC/CSU eligible	5,449	569	15,013	3,511	17,250	394	46,628	88,814
Percent eligible	28.9	25.2	55.3	41.3	22.5	28.9	38.7	34.8
CSU FTF	                 1,853          291	3,733	1,316	5,954	108	8,223	23,218
Percent CSU FTF	9.8	12.9	13.7	15.5	7.8	7.9	6.8	9.1

1996
HS Grads	19,436	2,290	27,394	8,395	78,619	1,645	121,292	259,071
UC/CSU eligible	5,311	529	15,732	3,805	17,525	451	48,120	91,473
Percent eligible	27.3	23.1	57.4	45.3	22.3	27.4	39.7	35.3
CSU FTF	2,121	241	3,868	1,423	6,288	121	8,825	25,179
Percent CSU FTF	10.9	10.5	14.1	17.0	8.0	7.4	7.3	9.7

1997
HS Grads	20,742	2,364	28,832	9,034	82,015	1,588	124,496	269,071
UC/CSU eligible	6,014	535	17,297	4,012	18,739	469	49,692	96,758
Percent eligible	29.0	22.6	60.0	44.4	22.8	29.5	39.9	36.0
CSU FTF	2,083	238	4,050	1,514	6,364	131	8,690	25,640
Percent CSU FTF	10.0	10.1	14.0	16.8	7.8	8.2	7.0	9.5

 *Percent CSU FTF :  The CSU first-time freshmen as a percent of HS Grads
**Totals 	include CSU first-time freshmen of unknown ethnicity.  
	CSU nonresident aliens are included among identified ethnic categories in both CSU and high school information.
Sources: 	High School Graduates from the California Basic Educational Data System (CBEDS), California Department of Education.
	CSU First-Time Freshmen from the Enrollment Reporting System-Students (ERSS) Division of Analytic Studies