The premier organization for student affairs professionals
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ACPA–College Student Educators International is a values-centered leadership association that has worked to boldly transform higher education since 1924. Student affairs and higher education professionals, faculty, and students trust ACPA to deliver high-quality educational programs, provide access to modern research and scholarship, and promote leadership at all levels through a racial justice and decolonization lens.
we work boldly to serve you
ACPA transforms higher education by creating and sharing influential scholarship, shaping critically reflective practice, and advocating for equitable and inclusive learning environments.
ACPA continuously connects with you, the people we serve, so that we can help you boldly transform higher education.
We conduct thorough research so that we can understand pain points and areas of critical need, making sure our work is well-informed.
We advocate for equity and fairness in all things, keeping a close eye on government policies that affect college students.
We offer professional development in the form of conferences, webinars, and other resources, so that you can become the best communications professional you can be.
our upcoming events
Registration for this Institute will open in Summer 2020! 13 – 16 June 2021 Institute Overview: Increased activism, student demands for more inclusive environments, and systemic structures of oppression require 21st […]Find out more »
supporting the development of our rising leaders; undergraduate and graduate students interested in the field of student affairs.Approximately 30% of ACPA members currently identify as entry-level professionals with 1-3 years […]Find out more »