News and Updates

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Recent Press Releases and announcements​​

Update: State Financial Aid Application for Oregon Undocumented StudentsFebruary 21, 2017
State Funds Completion of Nursing Degrees through PCC for former ITT Tech Students, after ClosureDecember 14, 2016
CHANGE TO PUBLIC MEETING: Due to inclement weather, Dec 8 HECC meeting will be telephonic onlyDecember 07, 2016

View additional press releases here or subscribe to receive future announcements.​

Recent HECC Collaborations e-newsletters

Investing in Higher Education's Potential to Transform Futures2016, December Issue
Financial Aid Season Opens with Focus on Equity and Access2016, November Issue
Building Streamlined Pathways, Maximizing Success2016, September Issue

View more issues of the HECC Collaborations e-newsletter or subscribe.​

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Media Inquiries

E​ndi Hartigan, Communications and Policy Specialist, endi.hartigan@state.or.us, 503-378-6769 (office), 971-701-4032 (cell).

Public Records Requests

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Return form to: Higher Education Coordinating Commission, 255 Capitol Street – Third Floor, Salem, OR 97301, or to: info.HECC@state.or.us ​

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