CAS Standards respond to real-time student needs, the requirements of sound pedagogy, and the effective management of 44 functional areas. Individuals and institutions from nearly 40 CAS member organizations comprise a constituency of over 100,000 professionals. Representing a significant majority of higher education practitioners in student programs and services throughout the country and beyond, CAS provides tools to higher education leaders assessing institutional effectiveness, student learning, and outcomes.
News and NotesCAS Welcomes Two New Member Organizations
The Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) is pleased to welcome the National College Testing Association (NCTA) and National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA) to its membership. CAS was founded 35 years ago as a consortium of 11 associations; today, 41 professional organizations reflecting a wide range of student-oriented functions across higher education institutions comprise the CAS membership.
CAS Releases Revised Standards for Education Abroad and Financial Aid Programs
CAS recenly released revised standards for financial aid and study abroad, reflecting important changes in these functional areas. Order these CAS publications through the online store.
Through an exciting relationship forged in 2014, CAS and Campus Labs are working together to promote the use of data, assessment and self-study for the continued development of quality programs and services that foster learning, development, and achievement in student affairs and student services across higher education.