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Council to meet July 16 in Martinsville; joined by New College Institute Interim Director and Patrick Henry Community College Representative

by Elizabeth Liverman | Jul 10, 2019

Laura Osberger
(804) 786-2323 (office) or (804) 387-5191 (mobile)

July 10, 2019

For immediate release

RICHMOND — The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia will hold its regularly scheduled meeting July 16, 2019, at New College Institute in Martinsville, Virginia. (A detailed meeting schedule is below.) 

On Tuesday, July 16, the Council's committees will meet at 10:00 a.m. The full Council will convene at 1:15 p.m. for its regular meeting. The Council will receive remarks from The Honorable Karen Jackson, interim director of New College Institute, and from Rhonda Hodges, vice president for workforce, economic & community development at Patrick Henry Community College.

Meeting topics include the approval of a new program at The College of William & Mary, actions on a revised transfer-related policy and foster child grant regulations, and updates on the undergraduate outcomes survey, student learning assessment and quality, the Commonwealth research and technology strategic roadmap, enrollment projections and degree estimates, institutional performance standards and a financial aid reform study. In addition, the meeting will include reports on the state of higher education funding data, the strategic finance plan and a discussion of SCHEV’s budget and policy development items for the 2020-2022 biennium

For more information, contact Laura Osberger, senior associate for communications and outreach at lauraosberger@schev.edu and (804) 786-2323.


Tuesday, July 16, 2019
New College Institute, 191 Fayette Street, Martinsville, Virginia 24112

10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Academic Affairs Committee Meeting (Lecture Hall B) and Resources and Planning Committee Meeting (Lecture Hall A)
1:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Council Meeting (Lecture Hall A)

Full agenda and meeting materials are available at www.schev.edu/index/agency-info/council-information/agenda-books.

Media resources including news advisories and releases are available at www.schev.edu/media.


The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is the state’s coordinating agency for higher education. With The Virginia Plan for Higher Education, SCHEV is dedicated to making Virginia the best-educated state by 2030. For more on The Virginia Plan, please visit schev.edu/TheVirginiaPlan.

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