Whether or not an institution markets itself as a Pride campus, student record keepers are likely to be faced with questions from the LGBT population that they haven’t heard before.
“F... Read More
What was your path to becoming a professional in higher education admissions? Is it a career you dreamed about as a child? Did you get your degree in admissions counseling?
“Most of us came ... Read More
In an effort to assist members in integrating their policies with new federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recommendations, AACRAO is conducting a multi-part series on the recently... Read More
Dear FERPA Professor,
Our school is currently implementing Office 365 and one of our IT colleagues has recently asked the office of the registrar the following questions.
“W... Read More
The U.S. Department of Education this week introducedseveral new requirements for accreditors, adding to the slightly beefed-up new rules it announced in November. The department has... Read More
All campuses of the for-profit Marinello Schools of Beauty chain will cease operations by Friday, following an announcement this week that the U.S. Department of Education was cuttin... Read More
AACRAO is partnering with College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR) to offer a free webinar, entitled "FLSA Overtime: How, When and Why to Prepare,&quo... Read More
In hearings this week and last fall, members of Congress warned that the U.S. Department of Education, with its databases containing sensitive information on millions of students and parents, is a ... Read More
The U.S. Department of Education recently suspended federal student aid eligibility at two chains of for-profit colleges, The Chronicle of Higher Education reported. An investigation found several ... Read More
For many students, where they go to college depends largely on where they live, according to a study commissioned by the American Council on Education.
Nearly six in ten income freshmen attend pub... Read More
The Indiana University's Center for Postsecondary Research recently unveiled the new Carnegie Classifications of Institutions of Higher Education – the first produced since the project sh... Read More
Admissions Counselor/Recruiter 101
AACRAO 2016 Academic Record and Transcript Guide