PLA Policy and Practice as Experienced by Academic Records Professionals and Students


This brief is one part of a broad landscape analysis focused on policy and practice issues related to the recognition of prior learning and is published by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, with funding from Lumina Foundation and Strada Education Network. The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) surveyed member institutions to better understand institutional policies and practices related to prior learning assessment (PLA) and fielded a student survey to understand student perspectives on PLA. This brief shares findings and recommendations from this research.


  • Year Published : 2020
  • Month Published : July
  • Media Type : pdf
  • Print Publication Number : 4a500122
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