New Tuition Plan for Oregon Universities

SALEM, Ore. — A bill to let college students pay tuition after graduation is just a signature away from becoming law. Oregon lawmakers approved a new tuition plan for the state’s seven state universities. It would allow students to attend school, then repay tuition at a later date based on their earnings. Those who earn … Continue reading »

Oregon Universities See More Graduates

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon’s public universities had a record number of graduates last year. Bachelor’s degrees increased at all of Oregon’s seven public universities for the 2011 to 2012 school year. Eastern Oregon and Western Oregon led the pack; Western Oregon University’s rate was at 21% and Eastern Oregon University was 15%. Graduation at Oregon State … Continue reading »

Solar Panels Will Save Oregon Universities Millions

August 18, 2011 KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon University System (OUS) broke ground Thursday on the OUS-wide solar power program at the Oregon Institute of Technology. The project, called Solar By Degrees, will be the largest solar program in the state of Oregon. Solar By Degrees will be installing 27 acres of solar panels … Continue reading »