New Report: Students Save $583M through WICHE’s Student Access Programs in AY 2022-23

  • Year Published : 2023
  • Month Published : March

BOULDER, Colo. – The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) has released the latest Student Access Programs: By the Numbers report, which outlines key data elements about the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP), and the Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP) for the 2022-23 academic year.

This report details participation and migration data for each of WICHE’s Student Access Programs and state-by-state summaries that provide convenient reference for an array of stakeholders in each of WICHE’s 16 states and territories, including students and their families, high school counselors and campus advisors, institutional leaders, and policymakers.

New this year, as WICHE celebrates its 70th anniversary, a webinar will be held on April 5 at 11 a.m. MT discussing regional enrollment and savings offered by these programs, as well as offering insight and analysis on how these data align with national enrollment trends and projections.

Visit to learn more about WICHE’s Student Access Programs.


Since 1953, the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education has been strengthening higher education, workforce development, and behavioral health throughout the region. By promoting innovation, cooperation, resource sharing, and sound public policy, WICHE strengthens higher education’s contributions to the region’s social, economic, and civic life. WICHE members include Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawai’i, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the U.S. Pacific Territories and Freely Associated States. Visit


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