Does a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request “trump” FERPA? In other words, if a school receives a FOIA request for “student’s email address&rdquo... Read More
At a Tuesday session at the AACRAO Annual Meeting, Mary Beth Lakin, director of college and university partnerships at the American Council on Education (ACE), presented “Supporting Adult Lea... Read More
The changing landscape of higher education has positioned administrators to serve in leadership roles and embrace initiatives to meet recruitment, admissions, and financial aid goals. As an enrollm... Read More
"Field Notes" is an occasional Connect column covering practical and philosophical issues facing admissions and registrar professionals. The columns are authored by va... Read More
Corinthian Colleges Inc., the for-profit-college company that was pushed to the brink of collapse last summer when the U.S. Department of Education tightened its financial oversight of th... Read More
The U.S. Department of Education has released new guidance reminding colleges that they must designate Title IX coordinators. In the new documents, the department’s Office for Civil Rights de... Read More
Early in Jon Krakauer's new book, Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town, he describes how an attempt by the University of Montana in 2012 to help two campus sex... Read More
There’s a class of budget reductions that are harmful -- even painful because of staff and program cuts -- and yet still manageable.
Then there are financial cuts so dram... Read More
The U.S. Education Department's Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA) issued an electronic announcement this week on National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) misreporting.
Institutions have bee... Read More
U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono (D-HI) and Representative Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX) on Wednesday introduced legislative packages in both chambers to permanently protect and expand the Pell Grant pr... Read More
The U.S. Education Department has budgeted more than $4 million to develop the Obama administration's college ratings system, reports Inside Higher Ed and The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Th... Read More
On Tuesday, Democratic lawmakers in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives introduced resolutions to "ensure that students have access to debt-free higher education," The Washi... Read More
2015 AACRAO Annual Meeting
Admissions Counselor/Recruiter 101 Jul 20
Handbook of Strategic Enrollment Management
Legal Issues for Associations, including State and Regional ACRAO's