Alliance Legislative Updates

Read Alliance President Jim Bauer’s opinion editorial published in The Oregonian on April 3, 2019.

Please click on the links below to read the “Legislative Update” section of our monthly e-newsletter, The Independent Voice.
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July 2019: A Review of the 2019 Legislative Session

June 2019

May 2019: Newsletter Article & Legislative Update

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

November/December 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

Please direct any legislative questions to

Oregon State Legislature Information

Main Oregon State Legislature Webpage

2019 Regular Session Bill Information
(Note: To access information about a specific bill, click on the”Bills” icon
and search by either bill number, text, or sponsor)

NAICU Resources

The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) is the only national organization solely focused on representing private, nonprofit higher education on public policy issues in Washington, D.C.  As one of the six major presidential higher education associations, NAICU’s institutional membership is comprised of presidents from accredited private, nonprofit colleges and universities. 

NAICU’s Main Webpage

NAICU’s Summary of Federal Higher Education Issues (as of May 2019)

NAICU’s Index of Issue Briefs

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Oregon

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Oregon By Sector

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Alliance Institutions