Admissions and Recruitment

Since 1910, AACRAO has set and defined best practices in admissions and recruitment. Use this page to find every AACRAO book, article, and webinar you need to manage admissions and recruitment at your institution.


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Disciplinary Action of Student Gun Protesters Will Not Negatively Affect Admissions Chances

Posted on March 1 2018by Heather Zimar

Admissions officers at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology announced this week that students who are disciplined for joining protests against gun violence will not be negatively affected dur...

If you’re a student disciplined for a gun protest, BU and MIT say it won’t hurt your chances

Posted on February 26 2018

Admissions officials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology said Thursday that if college applicants are disciplined for leaving class and joining in on the growing number of national high sc...

Study Examines Effect of Universal Mandatory Testing

Posted on February 15 2018by Gabriel Murphy

Universal mandatory college entrance exams could help bridge the gap between low-income students and selective universities, according to a recent study by a professor at the University of Connecti...


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Inclusion and Access to Higher Education for Displaced and Vulnerable Persons

Posted on March 5 2018

FREE (LIVE) webinar: Tuesday, May 1, 2-3 PM ET Inclusion and Access to Higher Education for Displaced and Vulnerable Persons Join AACRAO for a live webinar that will highlight both domestic and g...


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Registrar 101 | September 22 - October 18

Posted on September 22 2014

Registrar 101 is an interactive, online course for members of the profession who have been in registrar or registrar-related positions for less than two years.  The course deals with such...

Essentials of Strategic Enrollment Management | September 8 - October 4

Posted on September 8 2014

​ Strategic enrollment management (SEM) is a key concept in the administration of higher education institutions today. SEM provides a unique framework for improving student and institutional ...