A recent AACRAO
Disciplinary Annotations Task Force produced a set of recommendations for institutions to consider when determining whether to include such notations on student transcripts (in states where the practice is not mandatory).
federal courts, but the AACRAO
findings indicate that international students from across the globe are less likely to consider U.S.
"What took two days to do before, now takes half a day, so your employee now has 1.5 days to spend on higher-level customer service." In fact, research gathered by the AACRAO
SPEEDE committee found that there is a 25 to 30 percent savings in time and labor transmitting transcripts electronically and an even higher savings--65 to 75 percent--on the receiving end.
Grades and grading practices: Results of the 1992 AACRAO
(For example, Golden cites the case of then Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist's son, who in 2005, despite not being in the top 20 percent of his high school class, was admitted to Vanderbilt, an elite private school at which 80 percent of students finished in the top tenth of their class.) Barmak Nassirian, a lobbyist for the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO
), admitted to me, "We live in a system in which people take care of each other.
(1994) Current Trends in Grades and Grading Practices in Undergraduate Higher Education, The Results of the 1992 AACRAO
Department of Education, Family Policy Compliance Office (FERPA); the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO
); EDUCAUSE, a national organization providing leadership on issues facing technical and administrative personnel in colleges and universities in the use of information technology; and the U.S.
The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO
) and the College Board conducted a survey of more than 2,600 institutions of higher education.
At some institutions, as much as 20 percent of deposits will not produce enrolled students, says Michele Sandlin, managing consultant for the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO
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Welch's professional affiliations include the Vermont Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (VASFAA), where she served as president, Eastern Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (EASFAA), where she chaired the membership committee and worked on the conference committee, New Hampshire Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NHASFAA), National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO
An institution needs to confront damaging publicity head on, says Tom Green, associate executive director of consulting and strategic enrollment management for AACRAO
. Perception is key, so admissions personnel need to discuss the facts openly and not try to spin the situation.