a map of the USA.

The State Authorization Network

The leader for guidance and support for navigating regulatory compliance for out-of-state activities of post-secondary institutions.

SAN members, log in for exclusive content.

Not a member?

Scroll to learn more
Network Connections

Monthly Updates (January)

January 8 , 2019 (Tues) - Open Forum; Time:  2pm ET, 1pm MT, 12pm CT, 11am PT, 10am Alaska;  SAN Member only service!  Join by Zoom link:  https://wiche.zoom.us/j/9421225612  January Topic:  Ask your questions about Title IX update.  Expert of the Month: Stephanie Gold, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP .

Special Interest Teams - SAN Member Opportunity!  Applications being accepted through January 15, 2019.  Please review the information on the website and notice sent to the members on the network listserv.

January 16, 2019 (Wed) -  Webinar - SANsational Award Winners Part 2 - Location & Compliance Innovations; Time:  2:00PM ET, 1:00PM CT 12:00PM MT, 11:00AM PT, 10:00AM AT;  Presenters from University of Louisville, Mount Saint Mary's University International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) and Texas Woman's University  Register Today!

March 6-7, 2019 - State Authorization Basics Workshop Registration; Arlington, Virginia (Wash. DC Metro Area)

December 21, 2018 - NC-SARA Blog:  Data Advisory Committee Update: Data Submission Requirements for Institutions Participating in SARA

July 3, 2018 - Federal Register:  Department Delays Selected Provisions of the December 2016 regulations until July 1, 2020.  Delayed regulations include:  600.2, 600.9(c), 668.50.  Not delayed is 600.9(d) and therefore effective July 1, 2018.


How We Help
SAN sponsored analysis, best practices, training, timely updates, and resources are provided for SAN Members.

State Authorization 101

Introductory material to understand the foundation of state authorization compliance.


 Members share information and obtain direction and assistance through:

  • Training workshops and webcasts.
  • Discussions with regulators and experts.
  • Monthly calls , email discussions, and face to face meetings.
  • Research reports and state-by-state analyses.
  • Reciprocity advice.

Latest Resources