AACRAO Joins Affirmative Action Amicus Brief in Support of the University of Texas PDF 
10/5/2011 Statement of Barmak Nassirian House Judiciary Committee  PDF 
7/21/11  Statement of AACRAO Associate Executive Director Barmak Nassirian, Senate HELP Committee Hearing  PDF 
7/20/11 AACRAO Joins FERPA Amicus Brief in Support of the University of Illinois PDF 
7/19/11  Letter on S. 1250, the "Growing Education Achievement Training Academies for Teachers and Principals Act  PDF 
7/18/11  Pell Coalition Letter (Updated)  PDF 
6/30/11  ACE et al Statement Dream Act Hearing  PDF 
4/8/11  FERPA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) from 
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Full Text of NPRM 
AACRAO Comments 
American Council on Education Comments 
American Civil Liberties Union Comments 
Center on Law and Information Policy Comments 
World Privacy Forum Comments 
12/8/10
Letter on Alliance Letter on CR and Pell
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Letter on Extension of Expired or Expiring Higher Education Related Tax Provisions 
5/20/10
Letter to Education Secretary Arne Duncan urging regulations to strengthen the incentive compensation and gainful employment provisions of the Higher Education Act 
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5/3/10 Letter in support of the Restoring American Financial Stability Act
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4/25/10  Incentive Compensation & Gainful Employment Regulations Fact Sheet
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Incentive Compensation & Gainful Employment Regulations Questions and Answers 
3/25/10 Letter in support of the education provisions contained in H.R. 4872 Health Care Reform reconciliation package PDF 
2/24/10   Letter in support of the Fiscal Year 2011 budget proposal to expand the Income-Based Payment Program  PDF 
11/16/09  Letter to Senators Tom Harkin and Michael Enzi concerning College Affordability and Education System Reform 
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10/07/09  Letter to Representative Barney Frank concerning school loan exemption in H.R. 3126 Consumer Financial Protection Agency 
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10/16/09   Letter in response to the Federal Trade Commission's notice and request for public comments regarding private vocational and distance education schools  PDF 
9/21/09   Testimony on Dischargeability of Private Educational Loans  PDF 
7/1/09  Letter in support of the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors or "DREAM" Act   PDF
6/22/09     Letter in response to the Department of Education's May 26, 2009 Federal Register notice announcing the establishment of one or more negotiated rulemaking committees to prepare proposed regulations under Title IV of the Higher Education Act  PDF
6/11/09  AACRAO joined several higher education organizations in sending letters to key Congressional Committee and Subcommittee Chairmen in support of continued funding for Minority Serving Institutions. The letters were sent to: The House Education and Labor CommitteeThe Senate HELP CommitteeThe House Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, and The Senate Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies 
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6/9/09   Letter in support of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act and the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act, which together will greatly advance and diversify study abroad opportunities for U.S. undergraduates  PDF
5/28/09  Letter in support of H.R. 2492, which would would close a coverage gap in the tax treatment of forgiven student loans   PDF 
5/15/09  Letter to Senators Tom Harkin and Thad Cochran concerning the fiscal year 2010 appropriations for higher education programs  
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Letter to Representatives David Obey and Todd Tiahrt concerning the fiscal year 2010 appropriations for higher education programs 
5/8/09  Letter to Sen. Edward Kennedy and Rep. Michael Enzi concerning proposed changes to the master calendar provisions of the Higher Education Act 
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5/5/09  Letter to Senators in support of the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 200 
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2/29/09  Letter to Senators in support of the FY 2010 Concurrent Budget Resolution 
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2/28/09  Letter to House members in support of the FY 2010 Concurrent Budget Resolution 
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2/21/09
Letter to House members urging strong support for higher education in the FY 2010 Concurrent Budget Resolution 
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Letter to Senators urging strong support for higher education in the the FY 2010 Concurrent Budget Resolution 
2/9/2009  Letter to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner concerning student loan provisions of the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF) 
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2/5/2009  Final sign-on letter to key Senators to maintain Pell funding in stimulus  PDF 
2/4/2009  Letter to Senator Jeanne Shaheen in support of an amendment increasing aid to colleges for infrastructure projects  PDF 
1/27/2009  Sign-on Letter to Representatives in Support of the Economic Stimulus Plan
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1/26/2009  Letter to Representatives Barney Frank and George Miller In Support of Strong Consumer Protections in the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility  PDF 
12/16/2008  Senate Sign-On Letter to Harry Reid on Student Stimulus
House Sign-On Letter to Nancy Pelosi on Student Stimulus
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11/20/2008  Letter to Treasury Secretary Paulson objecting to the taxpayer bailout of private student loan companies
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11/18/08  AACRAO Letter to the Office of Inspector General concerning a proposed General Data Analytics System (ODAS)  PDF 
9/26/08 AACRAO Letter to Congress on the Federal Bailout Legislation
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3/24/08 Comments on March 24th, 2008 notice of proposed rulemaking for FERPA 
3/3/08
AACRAO Letter to Congress concerning the privacy implications of Section 423 of the College Opportunity and Affordability Act
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1/11/07 Letter to The Honorable George Miller in support of The College Student Relief Act of 2007 PDF 
08/17/06 Comments on ACG SMART Grants
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03/24/06  The DREAM Act
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  Transfer of Credit
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See ad in 7/19/2007 issue of Roll Call  
See first ad in 3/28/2006 issue of Roll Call  
See second ad in 3/28/2006 issue of Roll Call  
12/28/05  Comments on CALEA  PDF 
11/14/05  CALEA Wiretap Compliance PDF 
10/11/05 FPCO Responds to AACRAO Request for Katrina Guidance PDF 
09/16/05  Letter to the Family Policy Compliance Office (FPCO) Seeking Guidance on Hurricane Katrina's Aftermath PDF 
09/14/05 New Legislative Alert: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions (HELP) To Mark-Up Higher Education Reauthorization Bill PDF 
07/19/05 Letter to The Honorable Timothy Bishop - Chairman Boehner’s Substitute to H.R.609
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Bishop Transfer Amendment 
Institutional and Financial Assistance Information for Students 
Accreditation 
05/11/05  New Report: Easy Money - How Congress Could Increase Federal Student Aid Funding at No Additional Cost to Taxpayers PDF