Press Releases


Governor’s Recommended Budget increases funds for community colleges, but additional investment needed – 1/31/2023

OCCA to advocate for funding, BSN, student aid in 2023 Legislative Session – 1/13/23


Report recommends Oregon invest in higher education for greater prosperity and equity – 10/27/22

OCCA announces 2022 Howard Cherry Award winners – 10/18/22

OCCA announces 2022-23 Executive Committee – 7/1/22

OCCA announces 2022 All-Oregon Academic Team – 4/8/22

2022 Legislative Session ends with support for Career Pathways – 3/4/22

Community colleges celebrate CTE Month in February – 2/2/22

OCCA to advocate for cybersecurity funding, Future Ready Oregon proposal during February Legislative Session – 1/28/22

OCCA celebrates board members – 1/25/22



     Governor’s Recommended Budget keeps community college funding flat12/2/20
     HECC 4th week fall enrollment data shows steep declines for community colleges11/13/20
     Community college board members, leaders honored11/10/20
     Oregon Community College Association hires Communications Director10/19/20
     Oregon Community College Association announces officers, committee membership10/14/20

Media/News Contact:

Casey White-Zollman, OCCA Communications Director – casey@occa17.com