​​​​​​News and Updates

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Recent Press Releases and announcements

Commission Approves Strategic Roadmap, Setting a Course for the Future of Oregon Higher Education and TrainingAugust 19, 2021
With Increased Funding, State Plans to Award Oregon Opportunity Grants to Thousands More Students, Encourages ApplicationsAugust 09, 2021
Real Opportunity, a New Informational Video on Supporting College Success for Underserved Students of ColorJune 10, 2021

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Recent HECC Collaborations e-newsletters

New Legislation and a Strategic Roadmap Guide Actions this Fall2021, September
2021-23 Legislative Outcomes for Higher Education and Workforce Training 2021, August Issue
Financial Aid, College, and Workforce Investments Build Futures2021, June

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HECC agency-wide news

HECC Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) news

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Oregon GED© news

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​HECC and State Goals: Introductions

Meet the Higher Education Coordinating Commission, a Brief Overview of our Agency and Goals (2-Page Handout)

What you Need to Know about Oregon's Educational Attainment Goals (2-Page Handout)

What you Need to Know about the HECC​ (2-Page Handout)

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Media Inquiries

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