June 15, 2017
There are many identities and terms outside of the two most culturally accepted genders — man and woman — that fall under the trans umbrella. Use this Term Glossary to familiarize yourself.  While this glossary cannot cover every possible identity a person might have, it provides definitions for some of the most common vocabulary necessary to understand the layered world of gender.

March 2015
AACRAO releases results of the the March 2015 60 Second Survey which asked respondents to identify how, if at all, their institution enables students to indicate their identity preferences including preferred pronouns, preferred gender, and preferred name

November 22, 2012
AACRAO Task Force on Institutional Gender Identity Recognition submits white paper recommending further study regarding the application of FERPA, the development of best practice recommendations, and further study.


Last updated 06/14/2017