Welcome to the Chesapeake and Potomac Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (CAPACRAO). Established by 32 Maryland institutions in 2012 and serving member institutions of higher education in Maryland and the District of Columbia. CAPACRAO, a not-for-profit organization, is dedicated to developing and perpetuating a vibrant network of resources and learning opportunities. 


CAPACRAO is an organization of volunteers, and we would appreciate you joining our efforts. There are so many benefits to getting involved. 

Email us today to join one of our various committees:

  1. Audit
  2. Awards and Resolutions                                
  3. Communications
  4. Local Arrangements
  5. Legislation and Policy
  6. Nominations and Elections
  7. Professional Development
  8. Program

To learn more about these committees, please click here. If you are interested, email [email protected] with your full name, institution, and committee name(s) in the body of the email. Committees meet monthly. 

CAPACRAO Listserves

Are you getting the most from your membership? Make sure you are using the E-List/Listserv feature to connect with fellow CAPACRAO members. Use our listserv to ask a question, post a job announcement, share a best practice, or launch a dialogue. 

To sign up for a listserv (or remove yourself from a listserv), follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your CAPACRAO account
  2. Select Member Resources
  3. Select My Features
  4. Toggle On listservs of interest 

To launch a listserv post, follow these steps:

  1. Click the Listserv Link
  2. Select Messages
  3. Select Post A Message
  4. Craft your message
  5. Select Send                                                                                                                                                                                   

 Click here to view a video tutorial.