The budget would restore many cuts made last year in response to the pandemic, resulting in big increases for higher ed.
The position, which was cut last year, would focus on helping low-income students and students of color earn degrees.
Colorado’s proposed budget also would provide more money to help students who have traditionally struggled to complete college.
How student debt has shaped their lives and what relief would mean to them.
Student advocates say the bill is part of a broader push for Colorado campuses to address injustice against Indigenous people.
A coalition of college trustees announced it will fight to improve state funding, narrow inequities in graduation rates, and better align education with workforce needs.
Getting employees vaccinated brings certainty to planning and eases fears, college leaders say.
When Colorado slashed their budgets during two past recessions, the colleges never fully recovered.
The 2021 session is underway. Among the early bills is one that would reduce the role of the SAT and ACT in college admissions.
There’s a tight window of opportunity to build a new economic base, provide residents replacement jobs, and ensure the city’s survival.