​​​​​News and Updates

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Featured Documents

College Opportunity Grant Tax Credit Auction, December 2020

​Interim Guiding Principles from Strategic Roadmap Development Process, May, 2020

Recent Press Releases and announcements

REQUEST TO PARTNERS: Please join us in encouraging all Oregonians considering postsecondary education to apply for financial aid todayFebruary 24, 2021
Updated Public University Funding Formula Ties Taxpayer Funding to Student Success and Equity Goals February 11, 2021
Oregon Students are Encouraged to Apply as Soon as Possible for Grants and Scholarships at OregonStudentAid.gov January 12, 2021

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Recent HECC Collaborations e-newsletters

Targeting Funding and Policy to Foster Real Opportunity For All2020, December
Pivotal Moment Inspires Intentional Equity Decisions2020, November
Addressing Emergency Needs and Building Long-Term Resilience2020, September

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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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