Alphabetical list of all current WICHE initiatives

WCET Research aims to shed light on topics that support the operation, instruction and technology implementation of technology-enhanced higher education.

Working collaboratively, institutions can navigate the state regulations processes more efficiently than working on their own. The WCET State Authorization Network (SAN)  supports its members throu

WCET’s webcasts offer convenience, access to experts around the country, timely information, and practical application of best practices in e-learning.

The WCET Z Initiative connects institution-level OER champions, legislators, state systems of higher education, educational technologists, and national OER leaders.

Provides the West’s top academic leadership at four-year institutions and related system and state agencies with a forum for sharing information and expertise and collaborating on regional initiatives.

The Western Alliance of Community College Academic Leaders (the Alliance) was established in spring 2010 to share resources and expertise as its members address academic issues at two-year institutions of common concern and beyond the scope of a single institution or state.

Reports on WICHE-sponsored meetings and discussions among the West's key leaders in higher education policy issues.

The Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) allows master’s, graduate certificate, and Ph.D. students who are residents of the WICHE member states to enroll in more than 450 high-quality programs at 61 participating institutions outside of their home state and pay resident tuition.

Students who are residents of WICHE states are eligible to request a reduced tuition rate of 150% of resident tuition at participating two- and four-year college programs outside of their home state.

These reports summarize major policy areas with individual state information and alternative approaches to support informed policy discussions.