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Complete College America (CCA) has announced the recipients of the organization’s 2017 Seal of Approval. The award, established in 2016, recognizes software tools that most effectively promot... Read More

Early FAFSA: Two filing cycles in review

Posted on November 14 2017

Last year, AACRAO focused in on the changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2017-18 filing cycle through webinars, task force groups, and a 60 second survey. As a re... Read More

AACRAO welcomes two IESC Fellows

Posted on November 14 2017

Two AACRAO members were recently selected for the International Education Standards Council (IESC) as Fellows for 2018. IESC is involved in the research and publication of international resource ma... Read More

The power of social listening

Posted on November 14 2017

By Christopher W. Tremblay, Director of AACRAO SEM Endorsement Program  At the 2017 SEM conference, presenter Dr. Liz Gross of the Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation offered insig... Read More

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Advocates for so-called Dreamers made an unexpected move Sunday to head off a looming Supreme Court battle over their demands for more records on the basis for President Donald Trump's decision... Read More

Ending a tax deduction for interest paid on student loans. Raising taxes for more than 100,000 graduate students who receive tuition waivers. Imposing a levy on endowments at certain private colleg... Read More

Nearly 300,000 students who used Pell Grants to attend now-shuttered colleges have had their eligibility for the financial aid restored by the Education Department. Last fall, at the urging&n... Read More

A new bill, introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday, aims to “motivate students” to graduate by taking aim at Pell Grants. The proposal, sponsored b... Read More

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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said on Tuesday that lawmakers will not attach a legislative fix to codify protections for beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) pro... Read More

On Thursday night, Republicans in the U.S. Senate released their version of a plan to overhaul the tax code. The proposal is similar to the House bill unveiled last week, including several controve... Read More

A group of Senate Democrats reintroduced legislation last week to tighten restrictions on the flow of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Department of Defense (DOD) education funds to for... Read More

Two recent reports from the Institute of International Education (IIE) show a decline in new international student enrollment at American universities, reports Inside Higher Ed.  The reports ... Read More

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