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New York State Regents Commission on Higher Education Correspondence and Subject Files

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The Commission on Higher Education was established to study and make recommendations on how New York State conceives, organizes, and funds post-secondary education. This series consists of subject files for the Commission and its subcommittees, which include Tuition and Student Aid, Subcommittee on Finance, Subcommittee on Access, Quality and Student Flow, and Information Technologies. Also included are meeting minutes, cassette recordings of meetings, papers, reports, and incoming and outgoing correspondence.
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Quantity:
6 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1983-1993
Series Number:
B1741

Arrangement

Arranged by subject, then chronologically.

Administrative History

The Regents established the Commission on Higher Education in June 1992 to study and make recommendations on how New York State conceives, organizes and funds its system of post-secondary education.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of subject files for the commission and its constituent subcommittees. Among the subcommittees included are Tuition and Student Aid, Subcommittee on Finance, Subcommittee on Access, Quality and Student Flow, and Information Technologies. Also contained in this series are commission meeting minutes, cassette recordings of meetings, papers and reports, and incoming and outgoing correspondence of Chairman Victor J. Riley, Jr. and other staff of the commission from June 1992 to September 1993.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

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Processing Information

This series was transferred to the Archives at an unknown date and accessioned during January 2001.

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