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         News Release Archive 2005
                 Governor Pawlenty's 2005 Higher Education Agenda
                 Percentage of Minnesota High School Graduates Entering C...
                 Minnesota Higher Education Office Urges Residents to Inv...
                 25 Federal Grants Awarded to Help Improve K-12 Instructi...
                 Women College Graduates Fortify Minnesota's Economy
                 Higher Education Bill Includes New Money, Priorities for...
                 Office of Higher Education Completes $100 million Bond S...
                 Minnesota's ACT Scores are Highest in the Nation Among S...
                 Gov. Pawlenty Announces Federal Funds For Program to Enc...
                 More Minnesota High School Students Pursuing Advanced Pl...
                 Minnesota College Students Displaced by Hurricane Katrin...
                 Professional Programs Dropped from Minnesota/North Dakot...
                 Public Invited to Comment on Minnesota's Largest Financi...
                 14 Grants Awarded to Improve College Attendance
                 Postsecondary Enrollment Increases Slightly for 2005
         News Release Archive 2006
                 Half of Minnesota College Students Utilize Student Loans
                 13 Grants Awarded to Innovative Partnerships Between Col...
                 One in Four College Students are First Generation to Att...
                 Federal Grants Awarded to Improve Teaching
                 A Positive 2006 Legislative Session for Minnesota Higher...
                 Pawlenty Proposes Free College Tuition for Top Students
                 Minnesota Number One on ACT Scores Nationally
                 Minnesota Students Post Gains in Advanced Placement Scor...
                 Public Meetings Scheduled on Higher Education
                 Office of Higher Education Completes $70 million Bond Sa...
                 Postsecondary Enrollment Increases Slightly for 2006
         News Release Archive 2007
                 First Higher Education Accountability Report Sets Stage ...
                 Current and Prospective College Students Not Impacted by...
                 Federal Grants Awarded to Improve K-12 Teaching in Minne...
                 Minnesota's Public, Private Colleges Team Up to Urge Stu...
                 Governor Pawlenty Signs
Higher Education Bill

                 College application process gets easier with Minnesota e...
                 Minnesota Welcomes Home Soldiers with a New Educational ...
                 Minnesota Students Lead Nation on ACT Scores
                 Minnesota Advanced Placement Scores and Participation Co...
                 Enhancements to the Minnesota College Savings Plan Help ...
                 Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program Is Up and Running a...
                 24 Grants Awarded to Improve College Attendance and Rete...
                 Postsecondary Enrollment Increases for 2007
         News Release Archive 2008
                 Apply Early for College Financial Aid
                 Academic Counseling in Schools Gets Boost from New State...
                 Student Loan Update
                 Recent High School Graduates Urged to Apply for New Stat...
                 Minnesota Students Lead Nation on ACT Scores
                 Minnesota Advanced Placement Scores and Participation In...
                 Minnesota Receives $735,000 Federal Grant to Boost Colle...
                 Enrollment at Two-Year Colleges Increases While Overall ...
         News Release Archive 2009
                 Office of Higher Education Completes $100 million Bond S...
                 Governor Pawlenty Appoints David Metzen to Head Minnesot...
                 Deadline Approaching for Minnesota Families to Apply for...
                 Federal Grants Awarded to Improve K-12 Teaching in Minne...
                 Grant Increases the Number of Schools Utilizing Online C...
                 Minnesota Students Widen State's Lead on ACT Scores
                 Minnesota Advanced Placement Scores and Participation In...
                 Minnesota College Savings Plan Reduces Fees on Plan Inve...
                 Minnesota Fall College Enrollment Shows Significant Gain...
         News Release Archive 2010
                 Apply Now for Financial Aid
                 Student Loan Default Rates Up in 2007
                 Minnesota Elementary School Students Encouraged to Enter...
                 Minnesota Students Lead Again on ACT Scores
                 Minnesota Students Default on Loans Less, Borrow More, T...
                 In its Tenth Year, Program Is Helping Minnesota Students...
                 State Student Loan Program Offers New Fixed Rate Borrowi...
                 Minnesota Receives $1.5 Million Federal Grant to Increas...
                 Minnesota Office of Higher Education Completes $53.4 mil...
         News Release Archive 2011
                 OHE Releases State Grant Projections
                 Federal Grants Awarded to Improve Financial Literacy for...
                 Federal Grants Awarded to Improve K-12 Teaching in Minne...
                 Dayton Appoints Dr. Wright to Midwestern Higher Educatio...
                 Federal Grants Available to Support Young Student Parent...
                 Federal Pell Grants Protected Under Debt Ceiling Agreeme...
                 Minnesota High School Graduates Lead Nation in ACT Score...
                 Helping Students "Reach Higher" at the State Fair
                 MN Office of Higher Education Awarded College Readiness ...
                 Minnesota Students to Benefit from Obama Initiatives
                 Minnesota Office of Higher Education Completes $85 milli...
                 Governor Dayton Appoints Sen. Larry Pogemiller to Head t...
         News Release Archive 2012
                 MN schools invited to apply for FAFSA Completion Project
                 Summer Academic Enrichment Program Back for 2012
                 Higher Education Finance Study Finds Increasing Reliance...
                 Office of Higher Education Lowers SELF Loan Interest Rat...
                 OHE Report Indicates How MN Students Pay for College
                 Saving Matters
                 Minnesota Office of Higher Education Completes $375 mill...
                 Office of Higher Education Awarded Grant to Prepare Stud...
         News Release Archive 2013
                 Director Pogemiller on Iron Range to Discuss Governor Da...
                 OHE's Mobile App, MN College Planner, Soon to Launch
                 Director of Office of Higher Education meeting with Stud...
                 Education Commissioners in Morris Today Meeting with Stu...
                 MN Higher Education Director Pogemiller Meeting with Stu...
                 OHE Introduces MN College Planner
                 Minnesota College Savings Plan Reaches $1 Billion Milest...
                 Office of Higher Education Releases Report on Minnesota'...
                 Announcing New and Improved Office of Higher Education W...
                 Office of Higher Education Lowers SELF Loan Fixed Intere...
                 More Funding Available for Minnesota Indian Scholarship
                 More Veterans Now Eligible for Minnesota GI Bill Benefit...
                 Enrichment and Nudging Help Combat Summer Learning Loss
                 Commissioner Pogemiller to Share Picnic Lunch with MNSU ...
                 Saving for College Matters
                 New Program Demystifies Paying for College
                 Minnesota SELF Loan a Good Choice
                 Help Is Available for Students Struggling With Student L...
                 Good Data Key to Improving Student Achievement
         News Release Archive 2014
                 Summer Academic Enrichment Program Back for 2014
                 Minnesota College Students to See Increase in State Gran...
                 Minnesota: Focused on Affordability and Accelerating Com...
                 Community Meeting Aimed at Helping First-Generation Fami...
                 Growing Number of Minnesota High School Graduates Enroll...
                 New Tools Announced Aimed at Increasing Financial Aid Aw...
                 State Leaders Kick Off Bonding Tour at Metro State
                 Commissioners of Commerce and Higher Education Give High...
                 State Leaders to Tour Dakota County Technical College Bo...
                 State Officials Making Bonding Visit to Moorhead
                 State Leaders to Visit Four Northern MN College Campuses
                 OHE SELF Loan Manager Marilyn Kosir Presented With 2014 ...
                 Thousands of MN Students Will Soon See Larger State Gran...
                 DEED Introduces Employment Outcomes Tool
                 Event Aims to Identify and Support Homeless College Stud...
                 Using Data to Help Every Student Succeed
                 Minnesota Students Able to Complete Program at Closing E...
                 Minnesota Students Borrowing Less
                 Blue Ribbon Committee on UMN Medical School Begins Work ...
                 Governor Dayton proclaims September 22-26 as Minnesota G...
                 Green Ribbon Schools Award Program Expanded to Higher Ed...
         News Release Archive 2015
                 Governor Proposes Major New Investment in University of ...
                 Minnesota joins five other Midwest states to participate...
                 New Information Available to Inform Education Decisions
                 Four Schools, One District, and One College from MN Amon...
                 New Programs in Place Today to Help Students
                 Green Ribbon Schools Award Program Expanded to Higher Ed...
                 SLEDS Federal Grant Awarded for Enhanced Data Linkages, ...
                 Office of Higher Education Doubles Outreach Efforts
                 Great Lakes Funds New Emergency Grants Shown to Boost Co...
         New Initiative to Help Adult Learners Get Back In the Cl...
         Help With Student Loans Available For Qualifying Pilots
         Know Your Options before Taking out A Student Loan
         Sixth round of PIPELINE dual training grants awarded
         Help With Student Loans Available For Qualifying Teacher...
         Higher Ed bonding projects make good economic sense, tod...
         $1 Million in Scholarships Available for Adult Students ...
         Dual Training Grant Applications Now Being Accepted
         Housing and Food Insecurity Grants Awarded
         Minnesota Office of Higher Education Strengthens Efforts...
         Statement from Commissioner Larry Pogemiller on Presiden...
         Statements from Governor Dayton and Lt. Governor Smith i...
         Commissioner Larry Pogemiller to Attend UMD Groundbreaki...
         Student Loan Refinancing Made More Accessible to Minneso...
         New Tool Helps Students Maximize Benefits of Dual-Credit...
         Governor Dayton Signs Omnibus Higher Education Bill
         Help With Student Loans Available for Qualifying Teacher...
         Commissioner Pogemiller to meet with Mankato area colleg...
         Public Service Workers May Qualify for Student Loan Forg...
         News Release Archive 2016
                 New Data Reports Safety of Minnesota Study Abroad Progra...
                 Free Student Debt Counseling Now Available for Minnesota...
                 Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injuries Grants Announce...
                 Pilot Program Provides Free College for Qualifying Stude...
                 Still Time to Apply for Summer Academic Enrichment Camps...
                 PIPELINE Project: More Dual-Training Grants Available fo...
                 Higher Education Disparities Threaten Minnesota's Future...
                 Help with Student Loans Now Available for Qualifying Tea...
                 New Laws Promote Access, Affordability and Completion in...
                 Second Round of Dual-Training Grants Awarded
                 Second Round of Minnesota Spinal Cord Injury and Traumat...
                 Office of Higher Education Lowers SELF Loan Fixed Intere...
                 Funding Available to Address Gaps in Postsecondary Attai...
                 Kickstart Your College Savings Account at the State Fair
                 ITT Technical Institutes Closing
                 Commissioner Pogemiller Statement on Globe University an...
                 State Efforts Underway to Help Regency Beauty Institute ...
                 Lower Student Loan Refinancing Rates Now Available
                 Grants Announced to Address Gaps in Postsecondary Attain...
                 Students, Get Ready to Be Nudged!
                 New Law Ushers in Increased Sexual Assault Prevention Ef...