Minnesota Office of Higher Education

State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)


Minnesota is a participant in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). If you are a Minnesota-based institution and would like to participate in SARA, please contact the Office of Higher Education (Betsy Talbot at 651-259-3965, betsy.talbot@state.mn.us or Kate McCartan at 651-259-3912, kate.mccartan@state.mn.us) for additional information.

Institutions must complete the following supplemental form and submit it to Kate McCartan at kate.mccartan@state.mn.us. SARA Supplemental Form for Institutions

Institutions may submit payment electronically to OHE for Minnesota's SARA participation fee via the link below.


You may also contact the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) for additional information and assistance with the institutional application (Emily Jacobson 612-677-2771 or Jenny Parks 612-677-2779).