Joint agreement reached for Ethnic Studies

A photo of the SFSU sign at 19th and Holloway avenues.

President Les Wong and student hunger strikers have signed a letter outlining an agreement regarding the College of Ethnic Studies. The letter can be found online at This letter serves as the University administration and hunger strikers' joint statement regarding the College. As all parties have agreed to honor a silent period through the end of the year, there will be no further press statements.

The agreement will result in an additional investment of $482,806 in support of advancing the College of Ethnic Studies — in addition to the $250,000 commitment for academic year 2016-17 previously made by the President. Read the joint agreement.