Thursday April 7, 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (SARA): Past, Present and Future

This Topical Lunch session will discuss State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (SARA), which offers a solution to the issues of regulatory complexity, cost, and minimal student protections related to institutional approval to offer interstate distance education. This session will provide national and regional updates and address topics such as current SARA policy and practice, complaint processes and reporting, clinical placement coverage under SARA, data collection and reporting, and professional licensure disclosure requirements.

John Lopez
Director
W-SARA, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education
Marshall Hill
Executive Director
National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements