The Michigan Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers is a nonprofit association of institutions of higher education. We provide opportunities for the exchange of information, networking, and professional development concerning issues of common interest in the areas of registration, record keeping, admissions, recruitment and enrollment management.

Founded in 1921, MACRAO is entering its 103rd year of continuous service to students, staff, and faculty of Michigan's colleges and universities.

News and Events

2024 New Professionals Conference

MACRAO's New Professionals Conference: Constructing Your Career will be held on Friday, September 6, 2024 from 9am to 4pm at Ferris State University. This annual networking and professional development event is open to all newer registrar professionals, admissions counselors, advisers, recruiters, and others who support the recruitment of students at our institutions.

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Registration Is Now Open for the 2024 MACRAO Annual Conference

We're thrilled to announce that registration is now open for the 2024 Annual MACRAO Conference, taking place from November 20-22, 2024, at the picturesque Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth, Michigan. Early Bird Registration runs through 9/30/2024.

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2024 MACRAO Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Presentation proposals are now being accepted for the 2024 MACRAO Annual Conference. Submit your proposal to be considered for inclusion in the conference program. proposals are due by August 12th.

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2024 MACRAO Annual Conference Exhibitor Information

This year's Annual Conference which will take place November 20-22 at the Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth, Michigan. Applications are now open for Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities.

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MACRAO connects its members on issues related to the advancement of higher education in Michigan while providing opportunities for professional development. Our membership year runs from January 1 to December 31. Applications are accepted at any time.

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MACRAO is made up of individual members from institutions of higher education in the state of Michigan.

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