Public Policy Resources

Navigate the public policy landscape.

Use AGB resources to understand higher education federal policy issues and state governance selection, process, requirements and leading practices.

AGB Federal Policy Priorities→

AGB seeks to ensure that the views of its members related to board governance and institutional leadership are at the forefront of policy discussions as reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) and other legislative and regulatory actions are underway. AGB has reviewed and prioritized the top federal policy issues for the association and its members for November 2019-November 2020.

Top Public Policy Issues→

Designed to help governing boards, institutional leaders, and senior staff understand the current policy landscape, this publication summarizes and contextualizes the most pressing federal and state public policy issues affecting higher education.

State Policy Briefs→

AGB periodically publishes informal papers on timely topics that reflect best policies and practices in state government’s relationship with public and independent colleges and universities.

State Profiles→

AGB has compiled data from across the 50 states to help provide a snapshot of public higher education governance in America.