Dear FERPA Professor,
We are having a discussion in our office about when a student is covered under FERPA. We have always considered them to be a student once they register for classes. Some in o... Read More
by Alicia Moore, AACRAO Consultant and Dean of Student and Enrollment Services for Central Oregon Community College
Long gone are the days in which students pursue college immediately after h... Read More
It is not too early to make plans to attend AACRAO’s 103rd Annual Meeting, April 2-5, 2017, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The Annual Meeting Program Committee has worked diligen... Read More
AACRAO International held its first SEM Institute for International Admissions in conjunction with the AACRAO SEM Conference in San Antonio on November 7 and 8.
The 28 participants from a&nbs... Read More
The Obama administration is challenging a federal judge's decision last month to block the implementation of a new rule that would have made 4 million more Americans eligible for overtime pay.
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In the past few weeks, Xavier Maciel, a first-year transfer student at Pomona College, has on more than one occasion woken up to over a dozen emails from college professors across the country.
Aft... Read More
Since the election, leaders of dozens of colleges and universities across the country have faced protests and petition drives calling on them to declare their institutions "sanctuary camp... Read More
The Education Department drastically underestimated the cost of the government's income-driven repayment plans for student loans in its original estimates, the Government Accountability Office ... Read More
In a recently released letter, U.S. Education Secretary John B. King, Jr., urged institutions to ensure campuses are safe and inclusive and that they encourage student success and college completio... Read More
More than 160 college and university presidents have signed a statement urging political leaders to support the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, reports The Washington Post.
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President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his nomination for U.S. Secretary of Education, The Hill reported.
Betsy DeVos, a vocal advocate of charter schools and voucher programs, is cha... Read More
A federal judge on Tuesday issued a nationwide injunction blocking the Obama administration's regulation to extend overtime pay to millions more workers, reported The New York Times.
The rule,... Read More
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