Welcome to the Washington Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (WaACRAO) website.

It’s time to register for the WaACRAO 2024 Conference, taking place on Thursday, August 1, at the University of Puget Sound. Click the link below to sign up, and check back here for updates!

Book Your Hotel Accommodations

Don’t forget to book those accommodations for our summer conference! The board has worked with several hotels to negotiate pricing. Below you will find some recommended hotels:

  1. Hotel Murano
  2. Courtyard Marriot Tacoma Downtown
  3. Silver Cloud
    • Address: 2317 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402
    • Price: $250 – $280
    • No reduced pricing available

Call for Proposals

The WaACRAO Board is dedicated to organizing an engaging and valuable conference for you. Given the tight budgets in Washington, WaACRAO offers a cost-effective alternative for professional growth and student support. We rely on our strong membership to share wisdom, stories, and inspiration, strengthening our Washington community.

Join us at the University of Puget Sound on August 1, 2024, for this year’s conference themed “Working Together for Student Success.”

We’re accepting session proposals in formats like presentations, panels, or roundtable discussions on topics such as:

  • Residency
  • Classroom & Academic Scheduling
  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging
  • Effective Student Communication
  • Policy & Compliance
  • Process Automation
  • Strategic Plan Implementation
  • Strategic Enrollment Management
  • Technology Strategies & Solutions
  • Transfer Admissions & Academic Practices
  • Transfer Pathways
  • Work/Life Balance

WaACRAO needs YOU!

The following board positions are currently vacant:

Click to view a brief position description.

Email waacrao@gmail.com or Arturo.Torres2@cwu.edu for more information or to volunteer