State Policy

In its efforts to promote sound public policy and institutional practice affecting higher education, AASCU conducts research and analysis, produces publications, and provides advocacy on a variety of state higher education policy issues.

To subscribe to AASCU's free higher education policy publications series (Policy Matters, Perspectives, and Edlines), click here.
For inquiries involving state higher education policy or institutional practices, contact Daniel Hurley, Director, State Relations and Policy Analysis.


April 29, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in The Huffington Post story "Wisconsin Universities Aren't Waiting for a Budget Before Starting Big Layoffs." (Read)

April 26, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in The Detroit News article "College Graduation Rates Lag in Michigan." (Read)

April 24, 2015
AASCU EdLines 24 April 2015 (Read)

April 22, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in Inside Higher Ed story "Resign, Please." (Read)

April 21, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in Providence Journal story "Experts say Tenn. model for reforming higher education could help other states considering performance-based funding." (Read)

April 18, 2015
AASCU's Thomas Harnisch quoted in Seattle Times story "GOP proposal to slash tuition puts House, Senate at odds." (Read)

April 1, 2015
AASCU's Dan Hurley quoted in Los Angeles Times story "Universities add degree programs while spurning fad." (Read

March 30, 2015
AASCU EdLines 30 March 2015 (Read)

March 26, 2015
AASCU releases "The 2015 Gubernatorial State of the State Addresses and Higher Education." (Read)

March 13, 2015
AASCU EdLines 13 March 2015 (Read)

March 11, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in The Detroit News article "Lake Superior State offers in-state tuition for all." (Read)

March 8, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in Los Angeles Times article "Cal State is tightening admissions criteria to control demand." (Read)

March 2, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in The Advocate (LA) story "A 'radical' idea for difficult times? Education leaders float idea of privatizing some public universities." (Read)

February 27, 2015
AASCU Edlines 27 February 2015 (Read)

February 13, 2015
AASCU's Barmak Nassirian quoted in Pittsburgh Tribune article "CCAC Allegheny Campus closed after bed bug report." ( Read

February 13, 2015
AASCU EdLines 13 February 2015 ( Read)  

February 11, 2015
AASCU's Dan Hurley quoted in Los Angeles Times article "Should UC system's out-of-state students pay even more?" ( Read)

February 9, 2015
AASCU's Dan Hurley quoted in WUWM article "National Perspectives on Walker's Proposed Budget Cuts." ( Read)

January 10, 2015
AASCU policy brief cited in article University World News article "Sexual assaults, tuition fees and guns on campus on the agenda." ( Read)  

January 9, 2015
AASCU mentioned in Chronicle of Higher Education article "Higher-Ed Groups Seek a More Complete Picture of Post-College Outcomes." ( Read

January 9, 2015

AASCU mentioned in Inside Higher Ed article "Measuring Substance." ( Read)  

January 7, 2015
AASCU releases its 2015 Public Policy Agenda ( Read)

January 6, 2015
AASCU's Daniel Hurley quoted in Wall Street Journal article "Maine's State Colleges Lose Ground." ( Read)

January 6, 2015
AASCU releases Policy Matters brief "Top 10 Higher Education State Policy Issues for 2015" ( Read)

 

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