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HB24-1082

First-Generation-Serving Higher Education Institutions

Concerning the designation of state institutions of higher education as first-generation-serving institutions.
Session:
2024 Regular Session
Subject:
Higher Education
Bill Summary

The bill requires the department of higher education (department) to:

  • Identify and designate state institutions of higher education (state institutions) as first-generation-serving institutions if:

  • The resident first-generation undergraduate population represents 45% or more of the institution's overall resident student population; or
  • The institution secured a First Scholars Network of Institutions designation from the Center for First-generation Student Success or a similarly rigorous independent third-party designation;
  • Post on the department's website the names of the state institutions that are so designated; and
  • Notify the state institutions and the Colorado general assembly of the designations.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Status

Introduced
Under Consideration

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Sponsors

Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. J. Mabrey, Rep. R. Taggart
Sen. J. Coleman, Sen. J. Rich

Sponsor

Co-sponsor

Upcoming Schedule

Feb
28
Wednesday

Education

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