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Administrator-to-student ratio, lowering: HB 2574
Admissions, automatic, information about, next step pilot program, creating: SB 6542
Admissions, special and priority by UW and WSU, data and panels: HB 2283
Advanced placement (AP) exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, * ESSB 5410, CH 316 (2019)
Alcoholic beverages, special permit for institutions for student tastings, when: * EHB 1563, CH 112 (2019)
Alcoholic beverages, spirits, beer, and wine school-operated restaurant license: HB 2727, SHB 2727, SB 6506
Alcoholic beverages, winery production work by student interns: * EHB 1563, CH 112 (2019)
Application fees, waiver for low-income students: SB 5477, SSB 5477
Applications, common application, with fee waiver process, adopting: SHB 2514, SSB 6142
Applications, common application, with fee waiver process, developing: HB 2514, SB 6142
Art, higher education appropriations: * HB 1318, CH 240 (2019), SB 5375
Assistance for students, homeless or formerly in foster care, pilot program: HB 1572, SB 5800, SSB 5800, * 2SSB 5800, CH 330 (2019)
Athletes, intercollegiate, compensation of, unfair practices: HB 1084, SB 5875, SSB 5875
Athletes, student, benefits provided by athlete agents, prohibitions/restrictions: SB 6286
Behavioral health professionals, loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668, SHB 1668, * 2SHB 1668, CH 302 (2019)
Behavioral health professions, opportunity grant and scholarship programs: HB 1850, SB 5635
Behavioral health students, internships/supervision, grant program, studying: HB 1668, SHB 1668
Behavioral health workforce academic and career pathway programs: SB 5633, SSB 5633
Budgets for administrative, academic, and auxiliary units, displaying: HB 2089
Cambridge international exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, * ESSB 5410, CH 316 (2019)
Career connected learning coordinators, at colleges/universities: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327, E2SSB 5327
Central Washington U., mental health services, additional hiring to improve: HB 1735
Central Washington U., student teachers, technology for remotely supervising: SHB 1139, * E2SHB 1139, CH 295 (2019) PV
Child savings account program, statewide, design options for, studying: HB 2776, SB 6577
Children's educational savings account program, establishing: HB 1592, SHB 1592, SB 5704, SSB 5704
Complaints, student complaint portal, modifications: HB 2014
Construction, tangible personal property and labor/services, tax exemptions: SB 5348
Costs, predictive cost estimate and full cost of attendance, providing: HB 2289
Course materials, open educational resources or low-cost materials, notice: HB 1701, SHB 1701
Course materials, open source instructional, tax credits: HB 1470
Credit, academic, for prior learning: SB 5236, SSB 5236, 2SSB 5236
Credit, transfer of lower-division, when revisions to course requirements: HB 1704
Credits, undergraduate, systemwide policy for certain exams, establishing: SB 5410, * ESSB 5410, CH 316 (2019)
Debt collection, transcript withholding and registration holds for, prohibiting: HB 2513, SB 6140
Degrees, free to finish college program, Washington, establishing: HB 1950
Destination Imagination, acknowledging achievements of: * SR 8643 (2019)
Doctorate level degrees, applied in education, regional university offering of: HB 1755
Drugs, opioid overdose medications, higher education access: HB 1039, SHB 1039, 2SHB 1039, * SSB 5380, CH 314 (2019), SB 5464, SSB 5464
Eastern Washington U., football team and head coach Aaron Best, honoring: * SR 8642 (2019)
Eastern Washington U., peer mentors and supplemental instruction: HB 1735
Employees, administrators/nonfaculty exempt, reducing number of: HB 2574
Esteban, Luis Fernando, honorary consul of Spain, recognizing for service to education: * SR 8646 (2019)
Evergreen State College, The, first-year experience program, implementing: HB 1735
Evergreen State College, The, precollege immersion programs, implementing: HB 1735
Expressive activities, speech and public space use, requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Faculty, higher education retirement plans, supplemental benefit contribution rates: HB 1661, SHB 1661, 2SHB 1661
Faculty, ideological diversity, higher education equity act to require: SB 5914
Fees, services and activities, waivers of, maximum revenue amount for: SB 6668
Financial aid options, information about, next step pilot program, creating: SB 6542
Financial aid, award letter, standards for: HB 2523, SHB 2523, SB 6141, ESSB 6141
Financial aid, behavioral health loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668, SHB 1668, * 2SHB 1668, CH 302 (2019)
Financial aid, college bound dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, eligibility: HB 1311, SHB 1311, * E2SHB 1311, CH 298 (2019)
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, homeless students: HB 1278, SB 6424
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, dual enrollment scholarship pilot program, apprenticeship materials: SB 6374
Financial aid, dual enrollment scholarship pilot program, Washington: HB 1973, SHB 1973, * 2SHB 1973, CH 176 (2019)
Financial aid, educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs: HB 1139, SHB 1139, * E2SHB 1139, CH 295 (2019) PV
Financial aid, employer contribution to student's education, B&O credit for: HB 2256
Financial aid, evergreen promise pilot program and award: SB 5884
Financial aid, health professional conditional scholarship program: * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019), HB 2852
Financial aid, Native American endowed scholarship program, establishing: SSB 5709
Financial aid, Native American opportunity scholarship program, establishing: HB 2001, SHB 2001, SB 5709
Financial aid, opportunity scholarship program: HB 1123, HB 1927, SHB 1927, HB 2158, SHB 2158, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019), SB 5705, SSB 5705
Financial aid, Pell and college grant program awards, calculator tool: HB 2523, SHB 2523, SB 6141, ESSB 6141
Financial aid, public service graduate degree conditional grant program: HB 1735
Financial aid, social work professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Financial aid, state need grant, replacing with college grant program: HB 2158, SHB 2158, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019)
Financial aid, state need grant, replacing with college promise scholarship: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393, E2SSB 5393
Financial aid, state need grant, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, state, institutions receiving, student level data submission by: SB 5960, SSB 5960
Financial aid, student scholarship organizations, contributions to, tax credits: SB 6520
Financial aid, undocumented student support loan program, establishing: HB 2801, SB 6561
Financial aid, Washington American Indian cultural study grant program: HB 2891, SB 6425
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, creating: HB 2158, SHB 2158, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019)
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, high demand programs: HB 2254
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, maximum grant award: HB 2917, SB 6559
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, repaying grant, when: HB 2254, HB 2255
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, residing/working in WA: HB 2255
Financial aid, Washington college grant program, when employer contribution: HB 2256
Financial aid, Washington college promise scholarship program, creating: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393, E2SSB 5393
Financial aid, Washington excels scholarship foundation, creating: HB 2578
Financial aid, Washington excels scholarship program, establishing: HB 2578
Financial aid, Washington higher education loan program, repealing: HB 1542, SHB 1542
Financial aid, Washington national guard postsecondary education grant program: HB 1201, SB 5197
Financial aid, Washington student loan program, creating: HB 1542, SHB 1542, HB 2158, SHB 2158
Financial aid, Washington student loan refinancing program, creating: * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019), SB 5774, SSB 5774, 2SSB 5774
Financing for education, income share agreement pilot program, creating: SB 5774, SSB 5774, 2SSB 5774
Food assistance, SNAP program, EBT card use on postsecondary campuses: HB 1893, SHB 1893, * 2SHB 1893, CH 407 (2019)
Food assistance, SNAP program, postsecondary student eligibility: HB 1893, SHB 1893, * 2SHB 1893, CH 407 (2019)
For-profit and formerly for-profit institutions, regulating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
For-profit institutions, ombuds office for students, creating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Graduation ceremonies, Native American right to wear tribal regalia/objects: HB 2551, SB 6607
Health plan coverage for students, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602, * 2SSB 5602, CH 399 (2019)
Health plan coverage for students, to include abortion, when: HB 2252, SB 6129
High school students, automatic admissions and financial aid options information: SB 6542
High school students, concurrent enrollment programs, accreditation: HB 1734, * SHB 1734, CH 272 (2019), SB 5706, SSB 5706
High school students, dual credit courses, eliminating direct costs to students: SB 6505
High school students, dual enrollment programs, funding of: SB 5729
High school students, dual enrollment programs, scholarship program: SB 5727
Houses, tiny, student involvement in building: * ESSB 5383, CH 352 (2019)
Incarcerated adults, postsecondary degree programs: SB 5433, SSB 5433, * 2SSB 5433, CH 397 (2019)
Inmates, involvement in postsecondary education before and after release: HB 2299, SB 6576
International baccalaureate exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, * ESSB 5410, CH 316 (2019)
Interpreters, sign language, in education and workplace, programs of study: HB 1623
Journals, peer-reviewed, electronic access for students, studying: ESSB 5504
Medical school graduates, international, assistance program and committee: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Medical school graduates, international, barriers/assistance program, studying: * 2SSB 5846, CH 329 (2019)
Medical school graduates, international, licensure, grants, and work group: SB 6551
Medical school graduates, international, residency programs: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Medical school graduates, international, work group for studying, establishing: * 2SSB 5846, CH 329 (2019)
Medical school/faculty group practice employees, noncompetition covenants: SB 6081, SSB 6081
Mental health counselors, for veterans attending colleges: HB 1716, SB 5428, SSB 5428
Performance of higher education/postsecondary institutions, evaluation of: SB 5960, SSB 5960
Police officers, universities and TESC, interest arbitration: HB 1043, * SB 5022, CH 234 (2019) PV
Private degree-granting postsecondary institutions, student protections: HB 2014
Registration holds, as debt collection tool, prohibiting: HB 2513, SB 6140
Religious accommodations, by postsecondary institutions: SB 5166, * SSB 5166, CH 182 (2019)
Research, dogs and cats used by postsecondary facilities for, adoption: SB 5212, * SSB 5212, CH 184 (2019)
Research, records release process for, institution exemption: * SB 5786, CH 88 (2019)
Running start program, certain funding prioritizing, prohibiting: SB 5729
Running start program, dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Running start program, eliminating direct costs to students: SB 6505
Running start program, student low-income status documentation: SB 5593, SSB 5593
Running start program, summer school pilot program, establishing: HB 2864, SHB 2864
Safety, multistage threat assessments in colleges/universities: SB 5216
Sexual harassment, state employee claims data, reporting of: SB 5845
Sexual misconduct, by employee, disclosures and campus assessments: HB 2327, SB 6439
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, legislative task force: HB 1998
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, task force: ESHB 1998
Space academy, United States, in Washington, requesting that congress establish: HJM 4015
Speech/expressive activities, restrictions and requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Students, homeless, capital project plans and programs: SB 5738
Students, housing in retirement facilities, pilot program: SB 6560
Substance use disorder, students with, recovery services grant program: HB 1528
Suicide, prevention and crisis intervention information on identification cards: HB 2589, SHB 2589, SB 6449
Textbooks, open education resources or low-cost materials, notice: HB 1701, SHB 1701
Textbooks, open source instructional materials, tax credits: HB 1470
Transcripts, withholding as debt collection tool, prohibiting: HB 2513, SB 6140
Tribal colleges/universities, nontribal/nonbeneficiary students, support for: HB 2548
Tuition recovery trust funds and surety bonds, for-profit institutions: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Tuition recovery trust funds and surety bonds, private institutions: HB 2014
Tuition/fees, "resident student," criteria for veteran to qualify as: * HB 1688, CH 126 (2019), SB 5713
Tuition/fees, "resident student," military member, spouse, or dependent as: HB 2543, SHB 2543
Tuition/fees, "resident student," military spouse or dependent as: HB 2185, SHB 2185, SB 6116
Tuition/fees, exemption, highway worker's spouse/children: * SB 5119, CH 144 (2019)
Tuition/fees, increasing, consulting with student groups prior to: HB 2289
Tuition/fees, predictive cost estimate and full cost of attendance: HB 2289
Tuition/fees, waiver for disabled veterans/national guard, child's use of: HB 2542
Tuition/fees, waiver, space available tuition waivers, educational employees: HB 1139, SHB 1139, * E2SHB 1139, CH 295 (2019) PV
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members: HB 1178, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019), ESB 5755
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members, survivors of: HB 2542, SB 5231
U. of Washington Bothell, behavioral health online courses for school staff: HB 1479, SB 5777
U. of Washington Tacoma, William W. Philip, recognizing role of: * SR 8649 (2019)
U. of Washington, behavioral health innovation/integration campus, creating: HB 1593, SHB 1593, * E2SHB 1593, CH 323 (2019), SB 5516, SSB 5516
U. of Washington, behavioral health partnership access line for schools: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
U. of Washington, board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1079
U. of Washington, child/adolescent psychiatry residency positions: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903, * 2SSB 5903, CH 360 (2019)
U. of Washington, climate impacts group, consulting with ecology: HB 2311, SHB 2311, SB 6272
U. of Washington, concussions in youth sports, web site about: SB 5238
U. of Washington, death with dignity act, barriers to full access, studying: HB 2419, SHB 2419
U. of Washington, dialectical behavior therapy certificate programs: HB 1721
U. of Washington, environmental/forest sciences, small forestland owner trends: * ESSB 5330, CH 457 (2019)
U. of Washington, forefront suicide prevention, grants to school districts: HB 1221
U. of Washington, forefront suicide prevention, training for construction workers: ESHB 2411
U. of Washington, forefront suicide prevention, training for veterinarians: HB 2411, ESHB 2411
U. of Washington, forefront suicide prevention, training for veterinary technicians: HB 2411, ESHB 2411
U. of Washington, gifts/grants/etc., investment of: HB 2274
U. of Washington, health sciences library, online access, veterinarians: HB 1555, * SB 5000, CH 140 (2019)
U. of Washington, inpatient care teaching/training facility siting, report on: * E2SHB 1593, CH 323 (2019)
U. of Washington, inpatient care teaching/training hospital siting, plan for: SSB 5516
U. of Washington, inpatient care teaching/training hospital siting, report on: HB 1593, SHB 1593, SB 5516
U. of Washington, investment management company, disbanding: HB 2274
U. of Washington, law school, informant reliability work group role of: * SSB 5714, CH 359 (2019)
U. of Washington, psychiatry/behavioral health, gun violence victims therapy guide: SB 6553
U. of Washington, psychiatry/behavioral health, partnership access line for moms/kids: HB 2728
U. of Washington, psychiatry/behavioral health, telebehavioral health video call center: HB 2728
U. of Washington, public service graduate degree conditional grant program: HB 1735
U. of Washington, real estate research center, affordable housing reporting: * E2SHB 1923, CH 348 (2019)
U. of Washington, riparian-oriented agroforestry pilot initiative, UW role: HB 2082
U. of Washington, special and priority admissions, data and panels: HB 2283
U. of Washington, student supports work group, convening: HB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
U. of Washington, Washington soil health initiative role of: SB 6306
U. of Washington, Washington state bioeconomy development, studying: HB 2611, SHB 2611, SB 6435
U. of Washington, with Project ECHO, telehealth program for at-risk youth: SB 5389, 2ESSB 5389
Vapor and tobacco products, use on postsecondary institution property: HB 2321, SB 6333
Veterans attending colleges, mental health counselors for: HB 1716, SB 5428, SSB 5428
Voting centers, as student engagement centers on campuses: SSB 6313
Voting centers, as student engagement centers on empowerment campuses: HB 2558, ESB 6313
Washington State U., 2014 Carlton/2015 Okanogan complexes fires, studying: HB 1941
Washington State U., board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1079
Washington State U., child/adolescent psychiatry residency positions: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903, * 2SSB 5903, CH 360 (2019)
Washington State U., criminal justice, domestic violence risk assessment: HB 1517, SHB 1517, * E2SHB 1517, CH 263 (2019), SB 5681
Washington State U., energy program, alternative fuel vehicles, program: HB 2042, SHB 2042, * E2SHB 2042, CH 287 (2019)
Washington State U., energy program, community solar projects: HB 2248, SB 6223
Washington State U., regional sexual assault nurse examiner leader pilot program: HB 1942
Washington State U., riparian-oriented agroforestry pilot initiative, WSU role: HB 2082
Washington State U., sexual assault nurse examiners in E. Washington, program: HB 1942
Washington State U., special and priority admissions, data and panels: HB 2283
Washington State U., stormwater center, don't drip and drive program: HB 1853, SHB 1853
Western Washington U., enhanced career services model, implementing: HB 1735
Workforce education investment account, appropriations from: HB 2158, SHB 2158, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019)