2007 ORS 351.072¹
Adoption of certain standards not subject to rulemaking procedures
  • limitations

(1) Notwithstanding ORS chapter 183, the following actions may be taken by the State Board of Higher Education or the educational institutions under its control without compliance with the rulemaking provisions of ORS chapter 183:

(a) Adoption of standards, regulations, policies or practices relating primarily to admissions, academic advancement, classroom grading policy, the granting of academic credits, granting of degrees, scholarships and similar academic matters.

(b) Adoption of fees or fee schedules relating to charges for symposiums, conferences, short courses, food, books or other retail goods, prices of admission to athletic, entertainment or cultural events or advertising rates in student or institutional publications. However, student loan service charges, charges levied as penalties for prohibited conduct, general tuition, building fees, incidental fees, health service fees and residence hall and housing charges shall be adopted in accordance with the provisions of ORS chapter 183.

(2) Any standards, regulations, policies, practices or fees adopted under this section by the State Board of Higher Education or by any of the educational institutions under its control shall be reduced to writing and made available to interested persons upon request. [1979 c.593 §31; 1989 c.492 §4]

Chapter 351

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 351—Higher Education Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­351.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 351, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­351ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.