On page 14 of the AACRAO 2012 FERPA Guide, it states:
"A student cannot use the right to opt out of directory information to remain anonymous in the classroom, either in person or... Read More
Courses @ Brown, launched in March 2016, is an innovative tool that allows students to add courses to a cart and register through the Brown University SIS application.
“It’s a course s... Read More
How can student records most accurately reflect student learning?--That’s the question driving the pilot Comprehensive Student Records (CSR) project funded by a grant from Lumina Foundation a... Read More
Dear FERPA Professor,
We had a question arise on campus regarding directory information, and I would really appreciate your thoughts.
If we officially consider an item as directory information, a... Read More
Lawsuits move slowly, but the world spins fast. Since Abigail N. Fisher sued the University of Texas at Austin, 3,000 days have elapsed, bringing many changes to college campuses. Although the age-... Read More
The Obama administration has chosen 67 colleges and universities for a pilot program that will offer Pell Grants to incarcerated students.
The program, called Second Chance Pell, will enroll 12,00... Read More
British citizens voted on Thursday for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, ushering in a period of uncertainty for universities. The margin was 52 to 48 percent.
Many in high... Read More
The U.S. Supreme Court’s deadlock on Thursday in a key immigration case disappointed college students who had hoped for reassurance that their parents and siblings wouldn’t be deported.... Read More
The U.S. Supreme Court today issued its decision in the Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin (Fisher II) case, upholding the institution's use of race and ethnicity in admissions, Inside Hig... Read More
As expectations of passing a Higher Education Act (HEA) reauthorization this year dwindle, the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce on Wednesday advanced five smaller bipartisan bill... Read More
A group of 30 Senate Democrats sent a letter to U.S. Education Secretary John B. King, Jr. this week urging the agency to "improve the transparency and accountability" of the 90/10 r... Read More
California state lawmakers last week approved a $122.5 billion state budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, Inside Higher Ed reported.
Under the legislation, the state's three public higher edu... Read More
2016 AACRAO Technology & Transfer Conference
Admissions Counselor/Recruiter 101
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Curriculum Management and
the Role of the Registrar
AACRAO 2016 Academic Record and Transcript Guide
Transfer Credit Practices of Designated Educational Institutions 2015 (TCP)