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Executive Order 13270: Tribal Colleges and Universities (2002)

 Executive Order 13270: Tribal Colleges and Universities (2002). Ensures that Tribal colleges and universities receive support from the Federal government to assist these schools in providing high-quality educational opportunities for their students.  This EO establishes the President’s Board on Tribal Colleges and Universities (PBTCU), which includes representatives of tribal colleges.  The PBTCU is assisted with its recommendations through consultation with the White House Initiative on Tribal Colleges and Universities, which is composed of an appointed official from each department and agency, as determined by the Secretary of the Department of Education.