OrACRAO is a non-profit, voluntary, professional association of more than 45 two-year and four-year, private and public institutions of higher education. 

OrACRAO exists to disseminate information and provide for the interchange of ideas on problems of mutual interest to member institutions. The association strives to foster a better understanding of the activities of member institutions and to develop a spirit of cooperativeness, helpfulness, and unity in the solution of mutual problems.