Oregon Bumps Up Funding for Free CollegeMarch 30, 2017 |
by Kalley Fisicaro
Community college students counting on Oregon Promise money for their spring term can breathe a sigh of relief.
Because more students than expected took advantage of the state grant meant to pay for community college, there was too little money left over for the spring term. But a state Senate bill that passed Monday ensures the program can get more money, meaning students should receive all of what they expected.