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Comparing FERPA & GDPR

Posted on March 13 2018

AACRAO has been approached several times to detail whether FERPA compliance is sufficient for complying with GDPR. Fundamentally, the scope and specific parameters are quite different. Specifically... Read More

Ask the FERPA Professor

Posted on March 13 2018

Dear FERPA Professor, I’m writing to ask for clarification regarding our institutional police department’s law enforcement records involving students. All UPD records related to stude... Read More

AACRAO’s Conner Scholarship Fund provides support for AACRAO members to attend AACRAO professional development meetings. After an application process, the Scholarship Review Committee chooses... Read More

Jobs in registrar and admissions offices may not have a reputation for being glamorous and lucrative -- but on some campuses, they have become popular and coveted positions thanks to deliberate eff... Read More

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The chief privacy officer position at the U.S. Education Department is about to go vacant, sources say, as part of a broader reorganization that could have big implications for how the federal gove... Read More

It's been quite a year for the Inter American University of Puerto Rico, its oldest private higher-education institution, since Hurricane Maria pummeled the island, in September ... Read More

A bipartisan group of 30 attorneys general signed on to a letter Thursday opposing House legislation to reauthorize the Higher Education Act over a provision that would bar states from re... Read More

As it works on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) of 1965, Congress is considering changing the way the federal government holds colleges accountable by measuring performance pro... Read More

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GDPR Deadline Looms

Posted on March 14 2018by Michelle Mott

U.S. colleges and universities will soon be subject to the European Union's new comprehensive privacy rules. Experts fear that few institutions are prepared for the strict data protection rules... Read More

New state authorization rules for distance education programs, scheduled to take effect in July, are causing confusion among colleges and universities, reported Inside Higher Ed. The regulations, ... Read More

Tennessee's House Education Administration and Planning Subcommittee quickly and quietly approved a bill that would grant in-state tuition to undocumented students, reported The Tennessean. Th... Read More

Bridgepoint Education, parent company of the for-profit Ashford University, on Tuesday announced plans for a merger and conversion to nonprofit status, Inside Higher Ed reported. Under the proposal... Read More

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