Admissions & Recruitment

Guidance & Recommendations

Student Identity

Released in 2019, to provide guidance for AACRAO members and their institutions on serving transgender students and students who wish to update their gender marker, change their legal name, use a chosen name, or designate a pronoun.



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AACRAO's SEM Quarterly seeks a new Editor-in-Chief.

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Learn about the strategies and tools used to ensure growth in your Registrar's Office.

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Ask the FERPA Professor

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The FERPA Professor gives advice on utilizing 3rd party vendors and maintaining control of student records.

Setting the Stage to Empower Learners through Blockchain

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Learn how Scribbles Software enables institutions to utilize blockchain for electronic student records and transcripts.

The *New Who, What, Where, When and Why for Engaging Gen Z

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Understand how new generations are communicating and learning, and why these new avenues impact recruitment and enrollment.

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