The AACRAO On the Road structure allows individuals unable to attend AACRAO’s three major meetings – Annual Meeting, Tech Transfer, and SEM – to benefit from participating in our most popular workshops and trainings.

AACRAO is excited to offer these workshops, led by experienced AACRAO staff and consultants, to our State and Regional ACRAOs.

Workshop Descriptions

  • Registrar 101 and FERPA
    Two Day Workshop
    • The role and mission of the registrar in higher education today;
    • Resources that registrars use for their daily work;
    • The registrar's impact on academic policies and regulations;
    • The latest interpretations of FERPA and other federal compliance issues.
    Half Day Workshop

    This workshop can be offered as a stand-alone, ½ day event if not combined with Registrar101

  • Admissions Leadership Academy
    One Day Workshop
    • Designed to introduce and develop the management skill required for a leadership position
    • Explore strategies for recruiting, marketing, and staffing the admissions office
    • Improve departmental operations, including streamlining the processing of application materials.


  • Core Concepts of SEM
    One Day Workshop
    • SEM Plan Table of Contents: A detailed review of what a SEM plan entails
    • SEM Organizational Structures: How to organize for SEM and foster faculty and campus-wide buy-in to SEM planning, improved student success and enrollment health.
    • Implementing SEM: Pitfalls and best practices


  • International Admissions Basics
    One Day Workshop
    • Apply the basic tenets and best practices in foreign credential evaluation to authenticate records.
    • Recognize major educational structures and grading practices, and identify the regions and countries that follow them.
    • Evaluate authentic benchmark credentials and transcripts from top sending countries for graduate and undergraduate admissions.


  • International Admissions Transfer Credit
    One Day Workshop

    Apply the basics to short term international programs like study abroad to determine transfer credit of international study

Pricing Structure

Half Day Workshop

One Day Workshop

Two Day Workshop

Learn More

For workshops on topics not listed, email otr@aacrao.org

Additional fees may apply.