Media Advisory - December Council Meeting
Council will discuss policy priorities for 2018
November 29, 2017
Olympia—On Dec. 5, the Council will hold its annual retreat at South Puget Sound Community College to discuss how the state can achieve the goals adopted in the 2013 Roadmap Report. The retreat will explore approaches to drive success in WSAC's adult reengagement initiative. The goal for this initiative is to help adults, who have some college credit but no credential, return to school and complete their education.
The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. and will conclude after public comment, which begins at 12 p.m.
Meeting materials will be available online the day of the meeting.
South Puget Sound Community College—Lacey Campus
4220 6th Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98503
About the Washington Student Achievement Council
The Washington Student Achievement Council is committed to increasing educational opportunities and attainment in Washington. The council has three main functions:
- Lead statewide strategic planning to increase educational attainment.
- Administer programs that help people access and pay for college.
- Advocate for the economic, social and civic benefits of higher education.
The council has nine members. Four members represent each of Washington’s major education sectors: four-year public baccalaureates, four-year private colleges, public community and technical colleges and K-12 public schools. Five are citizen members, including one current student.