Records and Registration

Since its inception in 1910, AACRAO has been the source for the history, current best practices, and the future role of the academic record in higher education. 

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Research Firm Finds 15-Credit Course Load Increases Likelihood of Graduation

Posted on August 24 2017by Heather Zimar

A new analysis by the research firm EAB found that incoming college students who average at least 15 credits per term during their first year are more likely to graduate and get better grades, Insi...

Additional Answers on NSLDS Enrollment Reporting

Posted on July 26 2017

In March, AACRAO staff and representatives met with Federal Student Aid staff at the U.S. Education Department to discuss the nearly 1,000 institutions that were out of compliance in their National...

Bipartisan House Bill on Competency-Based Ed

Posted on June 15 2017by Michelle Mott

U.S. Representatives Luke Messer (R-IN) and Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced legislation last week that would allow for the voluntary implementation of competency-based education demonstration project...

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Information Security for Admissions and Registrars: Why the Security Office are Your Friends

Posted on October 13 2017

FREE (Live) Webinar: Wednesday, October 25, 2-3PM ET Information Security for Admissions and Registrars: Why the Security Office are Your Friends While each member of a university or college comm...

Creating an Inclusive and Collaborative Strategic Enrollment Management Structure and Plan

Posted on October 11 2017

FREE (live) webinar: Tuesday, October 24, 2-3PM ET Creating an Inclusive and Collaborative Strategic Enrollment Management Structure and Plan Popular barriers to SEM planning include lack of buy-...