SARA reduces costs for institutions, lessening this particular need to raise fees and thereby supporting affordability.
SARA establishes national standards for interstate offering of distance-education courses and programs.
SARA expands access for students to educational offerings.
SARA states commit to resolving consumer complaints.
SARA reduces rapidly growing institutional costs that are passed along to students.
SARA is voluntary for states and institutions.
SARA is now accepting applications from states.

State Actions Regarding SARA  


Details on legislation and application status of states in the regional education compacts.


Approved States/Institutions

Sara States

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