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Monthly Updates (June)
June 12, 2019 - USED announces release of Proposed Federal Regulations including the state authorization related regulations.
May 15, 2019 - New NC-SARA President and CEO named: Dr. Lori Williams. View NC-SARA announcement here! Welcome, Dr. Williams!
April 3, 2019 - U.S. Department of Education Press Release: announces consensus for negotiated rulemaking.
April 26, 2019 - The U.S. District Court Judge orders vacatur of the delay of the December 2016 Federal Regulations for State Authorization that the Department had announced a delay of the July 2018 effective date until July 1, 2020. (effective date now May 26, 2019)
SAN Advanced Topics Workshop - Oct 1 - 2, 2019; St. Louis, MO; Update on HEA & Federal Rulemaking: The Impact on Institutional Compliance; Registration is Open!
Federal Regulation Compliance Guidance to implement now effective 2016 Federal Regulations: Greg Ferenbach & Jeannie Yockey-Fine
SHEEO State Surveys - (No longer operating, please find links to state agencies below)
State Agency Quick Chart including Nursing and Teacher Education Boards - June 2019 update
Student Complaint Information by State and Agency - June 2019 update
List of Links to State Higher Education Approval Agencies (use this until The Guide is live!)
The Guide (coming soon to replace the SHEEO Surveys!)
State Authorization 101
Introductory material to understand the foundation of state authorization compliance.
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