Spend two days diving into the work of the registrar’s office. This workshop is for those new to the profession and will address many of the “what” and “how” questions that make up the work of the registrar. A significant portion of the workshop will focus on understanding and applying FERPA. Attendees will leave the workshop with a greater understanding of the depth and breadth of the work of the registrar, where to find information and answers, and a solid network of professional colleagues.

Schedule & Fees

   Wednesday, July 25 &
   Thursday, July 26
   9 a.m.-4 p.m.
   Cost: $460
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The course deals with such fundamental issues as:

  • the role and mission of the registrar in higher education today;
  • helpful information 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.



 Presenter: LeRoy Rooker, Senior Fellow, AACRAO

LeRoy Rooker, former director of the U.S. Department of Education's Family Policy Compliance Office and AACRAO Senior Fellow, is the nation's leading expert on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), a comprehensive federal law that provides privacy protections for student education records. Mr. Rooker served for 21 years as director of FPCO and is well known throughout the higher education community because of his extensive outreach while at the Department.