​​​​​​News and Updates

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Recent Press Releases and announcements

EVENT NOTICE: College Opportunity Grant Tax Credit Auction on December 6-10 to Benefit Need-Based Financial Aid November 23, 2021
PARTNER UPDATE: HECC Encourages Oregonians to Engage with the Legislature's Joint Task Force On Student Success for Underrepresented Students in Higher November 12, 2021
OSAC Scholarship and Grant Applications Open for 2022-23 School YearNovember 01, 2021

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Recent HECC Collaborations e-newsletters

Convening Partners to Advance Postsecondary Education and Workforce Goals2021, November
New Legislation and a Strategic Roadmap Guide Actions this Fall2021, September
2021-23 Legislative Outcomes for Higher Education and Workforce Training 2021, August Issue

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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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