Legislative Work

Legislative Engagement

The Washington Student Achievement Council participates in Washington’s legislative process by sponsoring bills, tracking the progress of legislation affecting secondary and postsecondary education, and providing information and analysis used to develop new laws. 

2016 Legislative Priorities

2016 Legislative Presentations

Roadmap Update


Prior Learning Assessment

Dual Credit

Reference Materials



2015 Session

2014 Session

More Information

The Washington Student Achievement Council is established under Chapter 28B.77 RCW. The enabling legislation (House Bill 2483) also created the legislative Joint Higher Education Committee to review and provide feedback on the work of the Council, to provide recommendations for higher education policy, and to improve communication, coordination, and alignment between the higher education system and the Legislature