2017 ORS 348.180¹

As used in this section and ORS 348.205 (Oregon Opportunity Grant program), 348.250 (Procedure for awarding grants under ORS 348.260), 348.260 (Oregon Opportunity Grant), 348.263 (Award of moneys from Oregon Opportunity Grant program to reward student persistence and encourage degree completion) and 348.285 (Oregon Roadmap to Language Excellence Scholarships):

(1) “Cost of education” includes but is not limited to, tuition, fees and living expenses.

(2) “Eligible post-secondary institution” means:

(a) A public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Public universities);

(b) A community college operated under ORS chapter 341;

(c) The Oregon Health and Science University; or

(d) An Oregon-based, generally accredited, not-for-profit institution of higher education.

(3) “Qualified student” means any resident student, or student exempted from paying nonresident tuition under ORS 352.287 (Resident tuition and fees for persons who are not United States citizens or lawful permanent residents), who plans to attend an eligible post-secondary institution and who:

(a) Has not achieved a baccalaureate or higher degree from any post-secondary institution;

(b) Is enrolled in an eligible program as defined by rule of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission; and

(c) Is making satisfactory academic progress as defined by rule of the commission. [1999 c.1070 §3; 2001 c.321 §1; 2007 c.802 §1; 2011 c.358 §2; 2011 c.637 §141; 2013 c.747 §84; 2015 c.513 §14; 2015 c.624 §3; 2015 c.846 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 348—Student Aid; Education Stability Fund; Planning, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors348.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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.