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January 22, 2020

Alaska Airlines Keeps Oregon Private Colleges Flying in 2020

Since 1986, Alaska Airlines has provided an annual in-kind contribution of round trip, coach class flight vouchers for use by member colleges of the Oregon Alliance of Independent Colleges &…
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December 20, 2019

George Fox University Awarded Alliance Conservation Research Grant

Since 2014, The Alliance and the Oregon Community Foundation have partnered to fund projects in Oregon that actively engage Alliance institution faculty and undergraduate students with a business/industry partner in…
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September 26, 2019

The Alliance Distributes $33,000 in CIC/UPS Scholarships to Oregon Private Colleges & Universities

The Alliance has distributed $33,000 in Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)/UPS Scholarships to assist 11 students at private colleges and universities in Oregon. The scholarships were made possible by a…
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June 6, 2019

Gov. Kate Brown Declares July 29-August 2 Oregon Private College Week

On June 4, Governor Kate Brown declared July 29-August 2, 2019, Oregon Private College Week, proclaiming that “Oregon’s private, nonprofit, independent college and universities are vital to Oregon’s goal for…
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March 4, 2019

NUNM Completes Naturopathic Medicine Book Series

The National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) has completed a 12-volume anthology, entitled The Hevert Collection: In Their Own Words, which presents original writings from the early literature of the…
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February 20, 2019

Register NOW for Oregon Private College Week!

Oregon Private College Week will be held July 29 - August 2, 2019. Sessions are hosted concurrently each day at 9am and 2pm at 11 of Oregon's private colleges.  Each…
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February 7, 2019

Pacific University Ranked Top Private Research University in Pacific Northwest

Research has become increasingly prominent at Pacific over the past decade, both in its robust graduate programs, particularly in the health professions, and at the undergraduate level. According to a…
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January 10, 2019

Out-of-State Freshmen Enrollment at Oregon Private Colleges Increased 7% Between Fall 2006 and Fall 2016

The Western Interstate Commission on Higher Education (WICHE) facilitates resource sharing among the higher education systems of the West.  WICHE has responded to trends in discussion among higher education leaders…
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December 7, 2018

November 2018 Update: Upcoming NWCCU Accreditation Evaluations at Alliance Institutions

Please click on the image above to view an updated graphic depicting the upcoming Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) evaluations at Alliance institutions.   Congratulations to the administrators, faculty,…
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October 11, 2018

Upcoming NWCCU Accreditation Evaluations at Alliance Institutions

Click on the image above to view a graphic depicting upcoming Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) evaluations at Alliance institutions.      
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