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The Washington State CapitolThe Evergreen State College Office of Government Relations works with state legislators, elected officials, and state agencies to advance the College’s legislative agenda.

College Resources

2015-17 Legislative Session
  2015-17 Operating 2015-17 Capital Other
House Proposed Biennial Budget Proposed Biennial Budget
Governor Proposed Biennial Budget Proposed Biennial Budget
Evergreen Biennial Budget Request Biennial Budget Request

2015-17 Legislative Request

Individual Decision Packages

2015 Legislative Bill Tracking
 
Evergreen: 2015 Fact Sheets

Performance Information

  • Washington Statewide PublicBaccalaureate Dashboard
  • Washington Results
  • Earnings Information for Washington Graduates Employed in Washington
  • Washington Higher Education Finance Report
  • Evergreen Economic Impact Study (January 2013)
  • Washington Technical Incentive Funding Model Task Force: Final Report 2013 (PDF)
  • Evergreen: Performance Plan Submitted and Accepted by the Office of Financial Management 2012 (PDF)

Governmental Relations News

  • 2015-03-31Senate to Release Budget

    The Washington Senate is scheduled to release a proposed biennial operating and capital budget tomorrow, March 31 at noon. The Senate Ways & Means Committee will hold a public hearing on the proposed operating budget at 3:30 the same day.

  • 2015-03-30Public Hearings on Budgets Continue, House Takes Testimony on Operating Biennial Budget

    This afternoon Evergreen testified before the House Appropriations Committee on the proposed  biennial operating budget. The House’s proposed budget freezes tuition at current rates over the next biennium.  The budget provides dollars to offset the tuition freeze, providing funds to increase compensation and inflationary costs at institutions. The budget appropriates $2.954 million to Evergreen to […]

  • 2015-03-30Week Begins with Early Morning Before Capital Committee

    This morning Evergreen testified in support of the House’s proposed biennial capital budget. The House’s capital budget provides funding for several projects across higher education. This includes funding for three projects at Evergreen – Lecture Hall Renovation Construction, Lab I Basement Construction funding, and Seminar I Renovation Predesign.  The budget also provides authorization to purchase […]

  • 2015-03-29House Proposes Capital Budget

    On Friday, the Washington House released a proposed biennial capital budget for higher education. The House’s capital budget provides funding for several projects across higher education. This includes funding for three projects at Evergreen – Lecture Hall Renovation Construction, Lab I Basement Construction funding, and Seminar I Renovation Predesign.  The budget also provides authorization to […]

  • 2015-03-29House Releases Operating Budget

    Yesterday morning the Washington House released a proposed 2015-17 biennial operating budget.  The budget provides $2.4 billion in policy increases, responds to the $2.4 billion maintenance level shortfall and provides a $341 million ending funding balance. The budget includes policy increases for increased costs of K-12 health benefits and a COLA ($356 million), enhancements to […]