Washington State Opportunity Scholarship


More than 800 industry and community partners joined the Board of Directors of the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship to build a door to opportunity for the next generation of STEM leaders at OpportunityTalks Breakfast 2018.


That Washington

Jayapal and Sanders Introduce Bill for Free College Tuition

The legislation would make four-year colleges free for students from low-income families.

04/05/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Instead of Focusing on Plan B, Let's Focus on Making Plan A Work."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring tuition, buses, divisions, and polls.

09/09/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Opportunity for Exploitation

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: microhousing amendments, rejecting amendments, and rejecting GOP spin

09/08/2014 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

GET Program Proves Resilient

Republican calls to end student aid were ill-informed.

09/10/2013 By Shirley Qiu


Last Night

On higher ed funding, immigration, gun control and the failure of the Democratic Party.

05/02/2013 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: Higher Education, China, and Madeleine Freaking Albright

Today's picks for civic nerds.

02/21/2013 By Katie Vincent


Isn't It Weird That...

Isn't it weird that the Republicans say they want to fund education first when they're proposing to cut funding for college tuition?

01/18/2013 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Public Financing for Campaigns, College

Our daily roundup.

01/08/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


Washington State Cannot Afford More Cuts to Higher Education

Ron Sims makes the case against higher-ed cuts.

02/28/2012 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

CNN: Skyrocketing Tuition Leads to Fewer Four-Year Enrollees

Median income has stagnated while tuition has increased 130 percent over the last twenty years.

06/13/2011 By Andrew Calkins

On Other Blogs

Seattle Times: Financial Aid Boost Will Likely Not Match Tuition Hikes

Even with increases in scholarship funding, students will likely be left out in the cold in the face of more tuition hikes.

06/07/2011 By Andrew Calkins

This Washington

UW Students Want to Increase Number of Students on Board of Regents, but Proposal Lacks Support in Legislature

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH COMMENTS FROM REP. REUVEN CARLYLE. UW students have proposed that the legislature raise the number of student regents from one to three if they grant universities local control of tuition setting authority.

04/29/2011 By Andrew Calkins