Alphabetical list of all current WICHE initiatives

  • WCET’s annual meeting continues to be one of the top-rated conferences in the country on e-learning in higher education. The conference program broadly captures a host of issues such as innovative uses of technology to enhance teaching, student retention, marketing, alumni relations, and student services.

  • WCET’s awards recognizes outstanding innovation, quality improvement, or achievements in using educational technology tools, techniques, or services by postsecondary institutions and organizations.

  • WCET has five focus areas - emerging technologies, faculty success, managing e-learning, policy and regulations, and student success - which contain resources such as talking points, Q&A, lesso

  • The WCET Leadership Summits are designed to bring together educational leaders and practitioners from forward-thinking institutions and enterprises that are actively pursuing answers to the big que

  • Incubated at WCET, the PAR Framework applies descriptive, inferential, and predictive analytical data-mining techniques to a single, federated dataset to better gauge risks and implement interventi

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Provides chief academic leaders of two-year institutions and related system and state agencies with the opportunity to share resources and expertise as they collaboratively address issues of common concern which are 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 some 380 high-quality programs at 60 participating institutions outside of their home state and pay resident tuition.

  • Enables interstate collaboration for improving data infrastructure and performance measurement in public mental health systems.

  • 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.

  • The WICHE research center focuses upon a range of studies to expand the science in the area of behavioral health services and policy.

  • WICHE NewsCap – an electronic digest reporting on WICHE initiatives and events

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