Agenda April 10, 2015

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda

April 10, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Legislative Services Building, Hearing Room A

200 E. 14th Ave.,

Denver, CO 80203

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of the Minutes for the March 13, 2015 Commission Meeting
  3. Reports by the Chair, Vice Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory Committee
  4. Executive Director Report
  5. Public Comment

II. Consent Items

  1. Recommend Approval of Bachelor of Fine Arts Degrees in Theatre Arts and Dance at Colorado Mesa University – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  2. Recommend Approval of Professional Science Master’s in Environmental Geosciences at University of Northern Colorado – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  3. Recommend Reauthorization of Educator Preparation Unit at Colorado State University – Dr. Robert Mitchell
  4. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Program List Amendment – Colorado Mesa University – Andrew Rauch
  5. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Program List Amendment Colorado State University – Fort Collins – Andrew Rauch

III. Discussion Items

  1. FY 2015-16 Budget Update - Tonya Covarrubias
  2. Update on Cost Driver Study, Development of New Tuition Policies, and Funding Allocation Model 2.0 - Diane Duffy
  3. Legislative Update – Kachina Weaver

IV. Actions Item

  1. FY2015-2016 Need-Based Financial Aid Allocation Model Adjustment – Celina Duran

V. Written Report

  1. 2015 Legislative Report Educator Preparation Report AY2013-2014 – Dr. Robert Mitchell