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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Field Notes: Tips for connecting with Generation Z

Posted on July 24 2017

"Field Notes" is an occasional Connect column covering practical and philosophical issues facing admissions and registrar professionals. The columns are authored by va...

Trump Administration Plans Change to FAFSA Gender Question

Posted on July 20 2017by Michelle Mott

The U.S. Education Department announced a change to the language used to ask students about their gender when applying for federal financial aid, Politico Morning Education reported. The question &...

Republican State AGs Push to End DACA

Posted on July 5 2017by Michelle Mott

Attorneys general from Texas and nine other Republican-led states sent a letter last week threatening to sue the Trump administration over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, T...


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The Comprehensive Student Records Project: Overview and Updates from UMUC and UCO

Posted on July 11 2017

FREE (LIVE) webinar: Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 1-2 PM ET The Comprehensive Student Records Project: Overview and Updates from UMUC and UCO In July 2015, twelve institutions aligned...


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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 ...